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UK car insurance providers must be careful about charging interest

The latest report from the Automobile Association in the UK reveals the extent to which car insurance providers charge for monthly repayments of car insurance premiums. Datamonitor's Financial Services Consumer Insight research suggests that this tactic may not be sustainable in the long term, given consumers' growing value awareness and the financial difficulties in which many find themselves.

Published By Datamonitor
13 Aug 2009
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Expert View

UK car insurers must boost value proposition

According to research conducted for Datamonitor's global Recession & Recovery research program, a staggering 89% of UK consumers believe that paying higher car insurance premiums does not necessarily mean a better product or service from insurance providers. It is therefore important in this economic climate that insurers look to reinforce their value proposition with consumers.

Published By Datamonitor
11 Jun 2009
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK car leasing: the drive for profitability

Published By Datamonitor
17 Oct 2000
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

UK car market: leasing taking over from direct lending

Published By Datamonitor
13 Jun 2001
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK car parts: problems aren't getting better

Britain's GBP12 billion car components industry is facing an unprecedented collapse in demand and margins as carmakers increasingly source parts from the lower-cost euro zone. However, joining the euro will not provide a quick fix: the UK's biggest problem is a chronic shortage of skills and capital.

Published By Datamonitor
17 May 2002
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

UK car rental: on the up

Published By Datamonitor
14 Feb 2002
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK car sales: fleet demand has recovered

According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders this could be the second year running that UK new car registrations break the 2.5 million barrier and this year's car sales are poised to be the second highest on record. However, after the last two months of strong growth, sales are expected to slacken off towards the end of the year.<BR />

Published By Datamonitor
14 Aug 2003
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK car sales: the end of a gravity-defying era

The month of September saw UK new car registrations finally fall against 2001 figures, and sales are likely to continue to slide until the end of the year. While sales of superminis, MPVs and diesel cars have all increased, there's no surprise which vehicle tops the sales leagues.

Published By Datamonitor
07 Oct 2002
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK car sales: volumes and prices fall

New car sales continue to struggle to match the records set in 2002. It seems car retailers were expecting April's fall, having continued to reduce prices despite an upbeat March. The main plus point for the UK market outlook is that the strength of the Euro is making imports less attractive.

Published By Datamonitor
07 May 2003
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UK car scrappage scheme is a small step in the right direction

Given the automotive industry's significance to employment and national status, a number of European governments have introduced several incentives designed to boost sales and encourage market recovery. While the UK's scrappage scheme hopes to reflect the success seen in Germany, lower financial incentives are set to make this difficult to achieve.

Published By Datamonitor
11 May 2009

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