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Here are five of the biggest investments in driverless cars made in the past year

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

Multiple investments in driverless cars over the past year have resulted in the total funding for the technology topping $100bn (£76bn) – as the public eagerly awaits what

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Profiling nine Irish business leaders, including Ryanair and Leicester City bosses

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

From the loose-lipped boss of Ryanair to the first ever female CEO of an English Premier League club, Irish business leaders are as colourful as the streets of

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Which F1 team comes first on the podium for sponsorship deals?

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

Mercedes has dominated on the race track in recent years, taking home the last five constructors’ championship titles – but, off the tarmac, Ferrari tops the table for

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Sports lawyer Daniel Geey gives the inside scoop on the business side of football

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

From securing last-minute transfer deals to overseeing the signing of a lucrative commercial contract, Daniel Geey has been involved with many of the inner workings of the football

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Nine Irish tech start-ups turning the Emerald Isle into the AI Isle

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

With offices for Google, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft based there, it’s no secret that Ireland is a popular location for businesses – but beyond the tech giants, it’s

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From alien abduction to penises, here’s seven weird things you didn’t know can be insured

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

The story that David Beckham insured his legs is one of the more well-known instances of weird insurance – but the prized possessions of England’s former captain aren’t

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Meet Mike Brockman, the serial entrepreneur who brought a conservative industry into the 21st century

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

In a 38-year career, Mike Brockman has been one of the insurance industry’s biggest innovators after pioneering the “black box” in-car device at insurethebox. After forming new start-up

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From London to Tallinn, how five European cities plan to transform mobility with 5G

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

Super-fast internet speeds grab the headlines when it comes to the potential of 5G – but it also promises to revolutionise urban transport as we know it. As

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Five recommendations of the Furman Review on how to tackle the tech giants

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

Stronger competition laws, new regulators, user data controls and an investigation into the digital advertising duopoly could be the answer to break the dominance of tech giants in

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Meet Richard Dodgson, the entrepreneur who runs events for Sting and Hugo Boss

Insurance Business Review - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:45am

From performing on stage with Daniel Craig to organising Sting’s birthday party, Richard Dodgson is an entrepreneur with a few tales. He left his career as an actor

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Maine Marketing Firm Settles Lawsuit with Employee Claiming She Was Drugged

Insurance Journal - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:20am
A Maine marketing firm has settled a lawsuit with a former employee who claimed she was drugged at a company party and fired after requesting accommodations to recover. The Portland Press Herald reports an attorney for Trueline Publishing told the …
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Gas Refineries Pay Vermont Settlement Over Fuel Additive

Insurance Journal - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:14am
The Vermont attorney general’s office says more than two dozen of the country’s biggest gasoline refiners, including ExxonMobil and Shell Oil Company, are paying a $3.8 million settlement over the use of the gasoline additive that the state alleged caused …
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In Fatberg Fight, New York Goes to War Against Flushable Wipes

Insurance Journal - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:06am
One of humanity’s most private and pervasive hygiene habits is changing. And Sal Scapelito’s job is a sign that the trend may not be sustainable. Every two minutes, the 31-year-old sewage treatment worker cleans off a five-foot-wide device designed to …
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Aon’s New Ventures Group Focuses on Intellectual Property with Cochrane Named COO

Insurance Journal - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 8:06am
Aon’s New Ventures Group (NVG), which was formed in October 2018 to accelerate Aon’s investment in innovative new solutions, is focusing its first efforts on intellectual property in order to help clients manage their intangible assets. NVG is formally sponsoring …
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Harvard researchers say soda, sports drinks increase risk of dying from heart disease, breast and colon cancer - CNBC

Google Business News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:40am
Harvard researchers say soda, sports drinks increase risk of dying from heart disease, breast and colon cancer  CNBC

Drinking soda, sports drinks and other sugary beverages increases the risk of dying from heart disease and some types of cancers, according to new research.

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