Archive for March, 2010

Administrators appointed to Quinn Direct Insurance

March 30th, 2010
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The High Court has appointed two joint provisional administrators to Quinn Insurance Ltd. Mr Justice John Cooke made the order following an application by lawyers on behalf of the Financial Regulator. The application was made under the 1983 Insurance Act. Michael McAteer and Paul McCann from Grant Thornton have been appointed by the High Court […]


Published in Car Insurance

Ireland Car rental firm warns of looming crisis

March 24th, 2010
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The largest independent car rental company in Ireland has warned of a looming crisis for the coming tourist season because of a lack of vehicles for rent. Limerick-based Dan Dooley Car Rentals said that the severe shortage of cars in the rental fleet across Ireland could cost the coming tourist season over €200m. A recent […]


Published in Car Rental Ireland


March 5th, 2010
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Today’s newly released statistics from the Car Index show that new car registrations for the month of February exceeded those recorded last year by an encouraging 55%. This relates to 12,310 units for 2010 as compared with 7,896 in 2009.  Commenting on the major increase Director Shane Teskey says “It’s great to see sales […]


Published in Car Sale Stats