Latest News

  • Two months notice for insurance cancellation in Spain


    Remember if you want to cancel an insurance policy with a Spanish insurer you must notify them in writing at least two months before the due date, otherwise the insurer will have the right to automatically renew the policy and take legal action a..

    Read More
  • Re-matriculation to Spanish plates. A quick guide


    The traffic act that came into force on 9th May requires all foreign vehicles to be re matriculated to Spanish plates within 30 days of importation. This means that if you have a car in your name with a European plate which you are going to keep ..

    Read More
  • New Traffic Law approved in Spain


    On 20th March 2014 the Spanish government approved the new Road Traffic Act with a number of major changes. These changes came into force 9th May. The key changes are summarised below; • Foreign drivers who are residents in Spain a..

    Read More
  • Ibex Insurance to take over David Hills Insurance Agency


    After 25 years service looking after the insurance needs of expats in the Algarve, David Hills is planning to take a well earned rest, enjoy a little more free time and in doing so will hand over the baton of his well established business to Ibex..

    Read More
  • New Road Traffic Act in Portugal


    The new Road Traffic Act in Portugal came into force on 1 January 2014. They key changes are summarised below. Stay safe and avoid those fines! Roundabouts • The use of the right-hand lane is only authorised for vehicles leaving the ..

    Read More
  • Kiln and Tokio Marine Europe join forces to create leading international insurer


    Tokio Marine Kiln set to become one of the leading international providers of specialist and corporate insurance, Charles Franks as CEO. Kiln Group and Tokio Marine Europe today announced plans to form a new combined operation with effect f..

    Read More