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Apr 2019

2019 consumer research findings on use of UK consumer legal services published

UK Legal Services Consumer Research Report 2019 CONSUMERS FIND IT HARD TO DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN LAW FIRMS, HAVE LOW BRAND AWARENESS, BUT PUBLISHING PRICE INFORMATION WOULD HELP                The latest consumer research findings from IRN Research show that a majority of adults have used a law firm/solicitor in the last five years, but use of other legal services providers is also growing. A clear majority find...

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Apr 2019

Continental Ferry and Tunnel Passengers 2018

38.3 million trips taken by Continental Ferry and Tunnel Passengers in 2018  The UK Continental ferry and tunnel market rose by 2.5% in 2018 in terms of the number of trips taken. While ferries continue to capture the largest share of the market, relative to Eurotunnel and Eurostar, they have under-performed their tunnel rivals since 2010 and over 2017/18. These findings come from the Continental...

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Apr 2019

UK Clinical Negligence Market Report Published

The UK Clinical Negligence Law Market Trends Report is the second edition of an annual Legal Market Report from IRN Research and provides an overview of the UK clinical negligence law market. The clinical negligence market is estimated to generate over £650 million in gross revenue for law firms in the UK, with gross revenues having risen over the three years up to 2016/17. However,...

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Mar 2019

UK Motor Insurance Market Worth over £14 billion

UK Motor Insurance Premiums Rise by 4% In 2018, IRN Research estimate the motor insurance market generated premiums of just over £14 billion, a rise of around 4% over 2017. Between 2013 and 2015, GWP remained relatively flat, but it has grown since. Between 2018 and 2023, IRN Research predict that motor insurance GWP will rise by 23% to finish at just over £17 billion....

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Mar 2019

38 million passengers trips on ferries in 2018

Continental ferries see passenger growth but Irish and Domestic ferries see falls IRN Research published the Annual Ferry Market Report 2018, which provides a statistical overview of the UK Passenger Ferry Market based on returns from almost all UK passenger ferry operators. Although the market is made up of three market sectors – UK Continent, UK Ireland and Domestic routes some comparisons are also made with...

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Feb 2019

IRN Publish Home Insurance Report

Home Insurance Market Worth More than £7 billion IRN Research estimates that home insurance gross written premiums (GWP) will reach around £7.5 billion in 2018, a rise of around 4% on the previous year. Consumer expenditure, as opposed to GWP, rose by 6.9% in 2018, however, excluding the impact of premium inflation on the figures, then expenditure rose by only 1.4%. But Home Insurance in...

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Feb 2019

9th Annual Edition of UK Legal Services Market Report Published

UK legal services market revenue tops £35bn in 2018 and annual growth of over 5% forecast for the next few years amid growing practitioner confidence Now in its 9th annual edition, the UK Legal Services Market Trends Report (94 pages) provides a unique detailed market review and analysis of the UK legal services market, trends, issues and forecasts. The UK legal services market was valued...

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Jan 2019

UK Family Law Market Trends Report Published

STEADY, IF UNSPECTACULAR GROWTH, FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS           The UK Family Law Market Trends Report is the fifth edition of an annual report from IRN Research and provides an overview of the UK family law market. The market bounced back in 2015, after a weak performance in 2014 following the reductions in legal aid, and continued to grow in 2016 and 2017. In...

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Jan 2019

Consumer Investors Market Trends Report Launched

37 million Consumer Investors Almost eight-in-ten consumers – 37.1 million – own any type of investment product (including holding cash) with just over half owning a risky investment product (i.e. a product other than cash). Ownership of investments, especially risky investments, is skewed towards wealthy individuals. 3 million Consumer Investor products purchased In 2017, over 3 million investment products were sold, down on the figure...

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Dec 2018

Wealthy Investors Report Launched

 Only around one-third of Investors are Wealthy Investors  Just under one-third of Investors can be called Wealthy Investors, having £75,000 or more spread across risky investment products, cash and/or defined contribution (DC) pensions which can be accessed by their owners. Relative to Investors with less wealth, Wealthy Investors are more likely to be male, mature and affluent (from professional occupations). Just over one-in-ten Wealthy Investors...

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