Mobile Gadget Insurance in Europe is a report about the market for extended warranties and insurance sold in conjunction with mobile gadgets in 20 countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the UK. Mobile gadgets are defined as camcorders, cameras, portable (laptop or notebook) computers and portable media players with no conventional mobile telephony facility. Mobile gadget insurance can cover one or more of accidental damage, loss, technical breakdown and / or theft. The report draws on extensive primary and secondary research covering over 1,200 organisations involved in the production and distribution of mobile gadgets including manufacturers, specialised retailers of consumer electronics, supermarkets and other types of retailer (namely, department stores, DIY outlets, speciality retailers and variety retailers). You may be able to use this report and the PartnerBASE"! Dataset that accompanies it in one or more of the following ways: - appreciate the size of the opportunity in the market for mobile gadget insurance in Europe: in aggregate, this is a substantial market; - understand how dynamic competitors are helping the sector to grow at a rate in excess of the underlying market for mobile gadgets in a number of countries; - assess the position of national and international competitors such as Actua, AmTrust International, Anovo, assona, Assurant Solutions, BNP Paribas Assurance, Domestic & General, Estendo, Lifestyle Services Group, Moderna Forsakringar, Mondial Assistance, NEW Asurion, Pier Insurance, Solid Forsakringar, SPB, Summit Insurance Services, The Warranty Group, and Wertgarantie; - consider how the value of the market for extended warranties and insurance linked to mobile gadgets in Europe may reasonably be expected to evolve up to 2014.