Business expansion
United Kingdom
Wales; East Wales; Monmouthshire and Newport
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Financial And Insurance Activities
Insurance, Reinsurance And Pension Funding, Except Compulsory Social Security
65 - Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security

400 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
25 June 2008
Employment effect (start)
25 June 2008
Foreseen end date
25 June 2011


Insurance company Admiral Insurance is creating 400 jobs over the next 3 years at a new office in Newport. The company is opening a new base near Newport, in addition to its existing bases in Cardiff and Swansea. The company announced that the job creation is part of its ongoing expansion and that the choice of Newport reflects its commitment to South Wales.


  • 25 June 2008: BBC Website


Eurofound (2008), Admiral Insurance, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 66806, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/66806.