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Nuclear power to support future growth in Hungary's energy consumption

In Datamonitor Energy's latest update to its power supply and demand forecasts for Hungary, nuclear power will continue to play a major role in the country's energy supply, having accounted for the largest portion (almost 40%) of energy in 2013. Significant funding has been allocated to increasing nuclear energy generation, with two 1,200MW plants predicted to come online in 2023 and 2026.

Published By Datamonitor
07 Jul 2014
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Overcapacity persists in the private motor market

The private motor insurance market continues to be shaped by the excess capacity present in the market. This is likely to persist for the time being, as exposure reductions by one player are met with growing appetite by others.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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RBS opts for a digital future

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is to meet customer demand for online and mobile interaction by putting digital distribution at the heart of its personal and business banking proposition.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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HSBC/LGT deal shows Europe is worth a second look

The acquisition by LGT Bank of HSBC Suisse's book of primarily European client assets suggests that the region is finally recovering as a source of wealthy clients. Expect more assets to change hands as banks become more motivated to buy and sell.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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Aviva selected top insurer by small brokers

According to a Datamonitor Financial survey commercial brokers most commonly place business with Aviva for eight of 14 products. Demonstrating a favored position among small brokers, there remains room for Aviva to make its mark with larger brokers.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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Banks using NISAs to boost profits

Banks have used the arrival of New ISAs (NISAs) to lower their interest rates on savings products and edge rates upwards on lending products to boost their margins.

Published By Datamonitor
02 Jul 2014
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Growing threat from alternative lenders to business

Business lending from non-traditional providers has grown in recent years, and a new government policy could give it the fuel to really take off.

Published By Datamonitor
01 Jul 2014
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Card-linked loyalty needs issuers on board

Card-linked schemes are crucial to success in loyalty, but a successful scheme depends upon a business model that funds offers using both issuer and merchant partners.

Published By Datamonitor
27 Jun 2014
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Whiplash: a painful problem that won't go away

The issue of whiplash and its costs for insurers and consumers continue to afflict the motor insurance space. Urgent action is needed to tackle the problem, which would help bring down the costs of motor insurance significantly.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Jun 2014
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Barclays scraps passwords for biometrics

Barclays has introduced biometric identification for telephone banking to make identity verification quicker and more secure. However, expansion into more popular channels will make a real difference to the customer experience.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Jun 2014

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