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Argus Insurance Sponsors Lincoln Red Imps Football Club

Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited are delighted to announce that they will be continuing to sponsor Lincoln Red Imps Football Club for the 2017/2018 season. The Company has a long term agreement with the club to support its youth teams by sponsoring the under 14, 16 and 18 teams.

Argus Insurance is proud to be able to encourage sporting activities on the Rock and is delighted once again to…


The Argus Group Sponsors Island Games XVlI Kits for Gotland Sweden

(Gibraltar, June  2017) --T he Argus Group is pleased to announce that it has kindly donated all the kits for the Gibraltar Team attending this year's XVlI Island Games in Gotland, Sweden.

Gibraltar’s only insurance company with Chartered Insurer status, Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited, is a local member of the Argus Group, which is headquartered in Bermuda.  Tyrone Montovio, General Man…


Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited Celebrate Staff Long Service 2017

Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited recently held a celebratory dinner at The Rock Hotel to thank staff and celebrate their years of service with the Company.  This is an annual event and this year three members of staff celebrated 5 years with Argus.

Tyrone Montovio, General Manager, took the opportunity to thank the staff for their hard work and dedication and emphasised how much Argus Ins…


The Argus Group Reports Earnings of $12.0 Million

(Hamilton, Bermuda, July 17, 2017) – Argus Group Holdings Limited (the “Group” or the “Argus Group”) today announced net earnings to shareholders of $12.0 million for the year ended March 31, 2017, compared with $7.3 million in the prior year.

  • Shareholders’ Equity increased to $130.2 million
  • Interim dividend 9 cents per share

Alison Hill, Chief Executive Officer of the Argus Group, says: “W…


The Argus Group Reports Earnings for the six months ended September 30, 2016

(Hamilton, Bermuda, December 12, 2016) – Argus Group Holdings Limited (the “Group” or the “Argus Group”) today announced a net profit of $8.2 million for the six months ended September 30, 2016, compared to a net profit of $3.0 million for the corresponding period in 2015.

  • Argus records $8.2 million profit
  • Shareholders’ Equity increased to $133.1 million
  • Total assets stand at $2.2 billion
  • Di…

Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited Awarded Corporate Chartered Insurer Status

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has awarded the prestigious ‘Chartered Insurer’ title to Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited, one of Gibraltar’s leading providers of insurance advice and support. 

The Chartered Insurer status is an exclusive title awarded only to firms that meet rigorous criteria relating to professionalism and capability. All Chartered Insurers commit to the CII’s C…


Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited Celebrate Staff Long Service

Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited recently held a celebratory dinner at The Rock Hotel to thank staff and celebrate their years with the Company.  The Long Service Awards ranged from 5 years to 15 years.  Tyrone Montovio, General Manager took the opportunity to thank the staff for their hard work and dedication over the years emphasising the importance of  loyal and experienced staff to the…


The Argus Group Reports Earnings Of $7.3 Million

(Hamilton, Bermuda, June 27, 2016) – Argus Group Holdings Limited (the “Group” or the “Argus Group”) today announced net earnings to shareholders of $7.3 million for the year ended March 31, 2016.

  • Strong underlying earnings from business operations of $15.3 million
  • Shareholders’ Equity increased to $122.6 million
  • Interim dividend increased to nine cents per share

Included within the net ea…


Argus Acquires Island Insurance Brokers in Malta

Hamilton, Bermuda (May 31, 2016) – The Argus Group today announces its intention to acquire Island Insurance Brokers Limited (“Island”), an insurance brokerage firm that provides professional insurance broking and risk management services to individuals and businesses in Malta. The transaction is subject to receipt of all regulatory approvals.

This acquisition is part of Argus’ strategic intent t…


Argus Insurance Supports Research Into Childhood Cancer (RICC)

(May 2016) Argus Insurance has once again shown its support for Charity work in Gibraltar by making a donation to Research into Childhood Cancer (RICC), a charitable organization whose principle aims are to contribute to the development of a cure for childhood cancer and to ensure the treatment administered is less invasive to the child.

RICC is one of Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited’s t…


Jeans for Genes

On Friday 18th September 2015 Argus staff helped to raise funds and awareness for those families affected by genetic disorders, by wearing jeans (or other smart casual wear) and making a donation to the charity.


Gibraltar National Day

To celebrate Gibraltar National Day, on Friday 11th September 2015 staff were invited to wear red and white, the colours of the Gibraltar flag, and make a small donation to the charities RICC and Wobbles Children’s Charity. The photo shows, from left to right, Violet Bateman, Elizabeth Thorne, Tarryn Gomez, Sylvia Caulfield, Mary Blood, Philip Hodgson, James Abela and Joanna Dominguez


Gibraltar Music Festival 5th – 6th September 2015

(5th September 2015) As in previous years Argus Insurance supported the Gibraltar Music Festival as one of their corporate sponsors. As part of the sponsorship package Argus secured 5 pairs of tickets for this prestigious event which featured bands from all over the world and spanning over 30 years of music from ‘Madness’ and ‘Duran Duran’ who first became famous in the 1980’s to The Kings of Leon…


Bayside Basketball

(September 2015) Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited are delighted to announce that they have teamed up with Bayside Comprehensive School, for the second year running. Having sponsored the Youth Team for the 2014/2015 season, they have extended their sponsorship and will be the main sponsor of both the Bayside Youth and Senior Basketball Teams for the 2015/2016 season.

As a Gibraltar based C…


Argus Insurance Partners of the
IDO European Show Dance Championships

(20th August 2015) The Gibraltar National Dance Organisation (GNDO) is pleased to announce, that it has teamed up with Argus Insurance, who have become a partner for the forthcoming IDO European Show Dance Championships.Gibraltar’s insurer Argus, have once again renewed its commitment in supporting the local community in Gibraltar and its commitment to the Gibraltar National Team for Dance. …


Support for Cancer Research

On Friday 21st August former Miss Gibraltar, Shyanne Azzopardi, received a cheque from Tarryn Gomez, Chairperson of the Argus Charity Committee, for Cancer Research. On Saturday 22nd August Shayanne had her hair shaved off and overall raised £24,000! (The photo shows Shayanne and Tarryn Gomez).


Argus Insurance celebrates staff support in Gibraltar

(10th June 2015) Argus Insurance held a celebratory dinner to honour members of its staff for their long and dedicated years of service.

Tyrone Montovio, General Manager said, “Our staff here in Gibraltar are our greatest asset. We celebrated their loyalty, hard work and dedication to the company. At Argus we are fortunate to have such a great team of people serving the local community in Gibralt…


Gibraltar Rugby FU Corporate Touch Rugby Tournament

(June 2015) Argus proudly entered a team into the inaugural GRFU Corporate Touch Rugby Tournament in Gibraltar which took place in June 2015. The tournament tested the players’ skills and teamwork against other local Gibraltar companies. There were about 12 teams playing in different groups every week. Argus did really well in the tournament and it’s safe to say didn’t come last!


Argus and Westmed Insurance support grass roots football in Gibraltar

(27th May 2015) Argus and Westmed Insurance have once again renewed their commitment to supporting the local community by sponsoring the under 13, 15 and 17 teams at the Lincoln Red Imps Football Club.

The company has a long term agreement with the Club to support grass roots football in Gibraltar. Derek Alman, Chairman of the club said, “Lincoln is a club which is fully embedded in the local com…


The Argus Group Sponsors Natwest Island Games XVI Kits For Jersey

(30th April 2015) The Argus Group announced that it has donated all the kits for the Gibraltar Team attending this year's XVI Island Games in Jersey.

Tyrone Montovio, General Manager in Gibraltar said: "We are extremely pleased to be associated once again with the Island Games. We are particularly keen to support local community activities and this event really does encompass a wide range o…


Argus Long Service Award

 

Argus Insurance Gibraltar Celebrate Staff Long Service

At Argus, Our Most Valuable Investment Is Our People

Argus Insurance Company (Europe) Limited recently held a celebratory dinner at The Rock Hotel to thank staff and celebrate their years with the Company.  The Long Service Awards ranged from 5 years to 15 years.  Tyrone Montovio, General Manager took the opportunity to thank the staff for their hard work and dedication over the years emphasising the importance of  loyal and experienced staff to the success of Argus Insurance.

The photo shows, left to right, Helen Bensadon (15 years), Dunia Jones (15 years), Elizabeth Thorne (15 years) and Sylvia Caulfield (10 years).  Maite Payas also celebrated 5 years with Argus, but unfortunately was unable to attend the dinner.


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