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Direct Line to Send 2,000 to Unemployment Line

26 Jun 2013 @ 15:21
According to Direct Line (LSE:DLG) there are soon going to be nearly 2,000 red telephones on desks with  with no one to answer them.  Although the company bid farewell to several hundred employees in 2012, yesterday they announced another round of cost-reduction cuts that will send up to 2,000 more office and support staff directly to the unemployment line. If you recall, within the past 12...

Long-term Forecast on Direct Line Group

22 Oct 2012 @ 20:50
The fact that Direct Line Insurance Group (LSE:DLG) shares are potentially favorable to buyers should not be downplayed. The technical reasons for this assumption are trotted out in this article. Even when there are brief corrections, the price would go as analyzed, as bears and bulls continue their normal activities. Technical Forecast Based on the chart below (which shows 60-minute candles...

Direct Line Is Off and Running

11 Oct 2012 @ 14:56
RBS’ (LSE:RBS) divestment of it insurance arm, Direct Line Group (LSE:DLG) has officially begun with limited trading in this year’s IPO Derby.  Opening at 175.00, the share price was off and running to 186.80 mark shortly after 1:00 pm.  The 450 million shares were being gobbled up like a horse that hadn’t eaten in a week with a fresh bucket of oats. Although an official...

Timeline for Direct Line IPO

01 Oct 2012 @ 10:08
In the much anticipated biggest initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange since Glencore International’s last year, Direct Line Insurance Group, a leading motor and home insurance provider in the United Kingdom, is poised to become one of the largest publicly listed companies when it joins the premium listing. Here is a short timeline of the company that came into being nearly three...

Six Clues About the Direct Line IPO

20 Sep 2012 @ 16:04
The impending IPO of the Direct Line Group may be the biggest buzz around London since the Olympics.  In an attempt to gain some insight about what may really happen, I took a stroll over to 221B Baker Street to visit a friend of mine, a certain Mr. Holmes, who has proven rather proficient at seeing things that others might have missed.  He had already been studying the case, not surprisingly...

A Topless And Bottomless Pit

15 Sep 2012 @ 10:00
ERM +20 September 16th 1992 not only saw the Banned Blogger in the prime of youth with his mullet flapping in the breeze, it was a day as fortunate for Great Britain as 8th August 1588 when the Spanish Armada was blown away by storms. Indeed, with Spain in the run up to a bailout, and if Catalonia has anything to do with it, a breakup, both dates seem quite appropriate. But on the 20th...

RBS Unveils Direct Line IPO

14 Sep 2012 @ 12:54
British taxpayer-backed Royal Bank of Scotland (LSE:RBS) unveiled its plan to float its insurance business in compliance with its commitment to the European Commission after the bank was rescued for a £45 billion bailout in 2008, the bank said earlier today. Direct Line Group, Britain’s largest motor, personal, home, and commercial insurance business, is to be partly-owned by the public as RBS...
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