The newly expanded Group will connect over half a million vehicles, have revenues of over $50m and employ around 300 people, a third of whom are based in North America. The move will also see the Group realign all its international activities within connected insurance under the IMS brand, and its services to the mobility market under the Trak Global brand.
5th August 2019Trak Global Group helps raise a record £10,000 for charity at the 13th annual Anoush Cup
On Friday 26th July friends, family and golfers gathered at Branston Golf and Country Club for the 13th annual Anoush Cup which raised £10,000 for Teenage Cancer Trust and UK Youth. The Anoush Cup began in 2007 and is the annual fundraising charity golf day hosted by The Anoush Memorial Foundation. The foundation was set… Read more
2nd August 2019Read our PaceNotes blog post on Gov.uk
Andrew Brown-Allan, Group Marketing Director at Trak Global Group, has published a guest blog post about PaceNotes on the Gov.uk website. PaceNotes is our new app for learner drivers. It’s designed to encourage them to spend more time learning to drive, as well as helping them track their progress. Entitled “Developing a smartphone app to help… Read more
31st July 2019Trak Global Group achieves Investors in People accreditation
Trak Global Group (TGG), a leader in telematics-enabled insurance and mobility solutions, has achieved accreditation against the Investors in People Standard in the UK, demonstrating outstanding commitment to great people management. The standard framework investigates how companies reflect the latest workplace trends, gain essential skills and have what it takes to put their company ethos… Read more
16th July 2019Are the UK and Europe’s clean air zones anticipated to be successful and what influences are shaping their development?
With acronyms including ANPR, CAZ, LEZ, NOx, PM and ULEZ to digest, the subject of clean air zones can sometimes prove confusing, without the added complexity of governmental and other influences resulting in date-changes and tier adjustments. Essentially, though, much of the planet has become dangerously polluted by industry, farming and most notably by vehicles,… Read more
5th July 2019How autonomous, electric and shared mobility vehicles plus IoT connectivity are shaping tyre development
One aspect of tyres will never change, even if affordable flying vehicles do become a reality. Tyres will always remain vitally important, as they are the only parts of a car, van or larger vehicle that directly contact the road. As TyreSafe, the UK charity dedicated to raising awareness of tyre safety, explains1: “safety in… Read more
1st July 2019The latest snapshot on young driver safety around the world
The safety of young and newly-qualified drivers has always been one of Trak Global Group’s core focusses, as evidenced through our Carrot Insurance business’ seven years at the forefront to date. With our primary global markets now experiencing the fullness of summer, which organisations including the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety have periodically described as… Read more
26th June 2019Video: Andrew Brown-Allan speaks to Insurance Business Magazine
Trak Global Group Marketing Director Andrew Brown-Allan spoke to Insurance Business Magazine about our acquisition of IMS, expansion into North America and the role of our Carrot Insurance brand. Watch the video on the Insurance Business Magazine website.
26th June 2019How Big Data is shaping various sectors in 2019
Big data is a term that has increasingly been used in widespread forums over recent years and has perhaps grown in public consciousness through its discussed use in elections and even Brexit. The Institute of Physics defines1 big data as ‘a term describing the storage and analysis of large amounts of data which is frequently… Read more
17th June 2019Newly introduced and forthcoming plug-in hybrids ideal for fleets
Despite appreciating the reasoning behind experts’ opinions such as Arval consultant David Watts, who wrote for Fleet World1 that there’s “no need to panic over clean air and ultra-low emissions zones” on the grounds that only Birmingham’s forthcoming charges look set to include cars like London’s ULEZ, we concurrently agree with the Energy Saving Trust2… Read more
11th June 2019The UK’s smart motorways – are they proving successful and what does their future look like?
With the upgrading of the M6 between junctions 19 for Knutsford and 16 for Crewe where Trak Global Group’s headquarters are located recently having been completed after 3.5 years and upto a reported £274 million, we investigate whether smart motorways are proving to be more efficient and safe as intended1, 2. What is a smart… Read more
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- Trak Global Group has acquired Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc (IMS), North America’s leading insurance telematics business
- Trak Global Group helps raise a record £10,000 for charity at the 13th annual Anoush Cup
- Read our PaceNotes blog post on Gov.uk
- Trak Global Group achieves Investors in People accreditation
- Are the UK and Europe’s clean air zones anticipated to be successful and what influences are shaping their development?
- How autonomous, electric and shared mobility vehicles plus IoT connectivity are shaping tyre development