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Medicals Direct acquires Capita’s medical business

Medicals Direct Group has acquired the medical support business of Capita Insurance Services.

The medical assistance business has a client base of 50, providing general health advice, stress counselling, travel medical advice and bereavement support.

Medicals Direct chief executive officer Mike Benton says: “This strategic acquisition makes absolute sense for us not only in terms of the valuable existing business transferring to us.

“With our resources, we are confident of gaining many new clients. There is also scope to cross-sell our wider services to clients of the Colchester operation.”


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The Brunner Investment Trust – April 2017

Welcome to the latest update for The Brunner Investment Trust PLC from the Trust’s portfolio manager, Lucy Macdonald. Market Review Global equities have rallied over the first quarter of 2017, buoyed by signs of strengthening growth and optimism over company earnings, although this rally has faded towards the quarter end. US equities posted their strongest […]


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