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Welcome to the AXA UK Newsroom. Here you'll find press releases, downloadable resources and information on our public affairs activity and financial results.

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AXA UK appoints Claims Technical Services Director

People

21 March 2019

AXA UK has announced the appointment of Karl Parr as Claims Technical Director effective from 25th March 2019.

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AXA’s Chief Financial Officer communicates company’s 2018 results for Women in Finance Charter

Inside AXA

27 March 2019

Amelie Breitburd highlights the company’s 2018 achievements as part of the Women in Finance Charter after featuring on a panel at HM Treasury’s annual review earlier this month.

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Nine out of ten highly stressed individuals are trapped in vicious cycles

Innovation

18 March 2019

Eighty-nine per cent of Brits who always feel stressed in a typical week are trapped in a ‘self-destructive’ cycle, according to AXA.

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AXA Commercial announces new SME Trading Centres

Partnerships

12 March 2019

AXA Commercial has today announced the creation of two new SME Trading Centres in Bolton and Ipswich.

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Cyclist’s whiplash claim struck out for fundamental dishonesty

Inside AXA

11 March 2019

A teacher’s whiplash claim against an AXA customer has been found fundamentally dishonest due to inconsistencies and lack of supporting evidence.

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AXA UK and Ireland announces change in Management Committee portfolios

People

8 March 2019

AXA UK and Ireland has announced changes to its Management Committee portfolios following the recent appointment of Shali Vasudeva as Chief Operating Officer.

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AXA launches over a dozen apprenticeships as part of National Apprenticeship Week

People

4 March 2019

AXA has launched over a dozen new government-backed apprenticeship schemes as part of National Apprenticeship Week.

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Travel advice: Flybmi goes into administration

Product

18 February 2019

AXA issues advice to customers affected by Flybmi going into administration.

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AXA UK announces change in Insurance leadership team

People

14 February 2019

AXA UK has announced a change to its Insurance leadership team with Gareth Howell, Executive Managing Director of AXA Retail, deciding to leave the UK and Ireland business at the end of February 2019.

Inside AXA
Employers’ liability fraudster sentenced to 16-month imprisonment for contempt of court

Inside AXA

13 February 2019

A defendant who brought a claim against his employer for personal injury was sentenced to 16 months imprisonment and ordered to repay £2,500 in costs.