In just a couple of decades, BGL has grown to become one of the UK’s largest consumer insurance groups and expanded into other financial services. BGL strives to make a difference for our customers, partners, colleagues and communities.
Each of our brands, including comparethemarket.com, has its own unique heritage and personality, but all align to one common proposition; to provide outstanding levels of service, that help customers make the most of their money.
Comparethemarket.com launched in 2006 and over the past 10 years has grown over the past 10 years to become the UK’s leading price comparison website. It provides customers with an easy way to find the best value on a wide range of products from motor, home, life, travel and pet insurance to utilities and money products. To find out what it’s like to work at BGL, and to view current vacancies visit https://jobs.bglgroup.co.uk/
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