Direct Line hires Brunswick

Mattinson, Alec
July 2012
PRWeek (London);7/13/2012, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the selection of Brunswick Group by Direct Line Group to lead its multi-billion-pound spin-off from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).


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