Meerkats Return in Latest TV Advert

Oct 03, 2012, 06:30 ET from

LONDON, October 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Aleksandr and Sergei,'s beloved meerkat characters, are back on screens in the latest instalment of the price comparison website's hugely popular series of adverts.

The new advert features Aleksandr visiting, a window cleaner, while he's at work on the 8th floor.  As a reward for returning to to purchase home insurance, Sergei abseils down the building to offer the window cleaner a choice of exclusive meerkat toys to add to his collection.

Nicola Stubbs, Director of Communications at said: "The Meerkat Toy Collection scheme has proved hugely successful since our launch last year. The toys have been so well received that they're now considered collector's items with many consumers trying to collect all the characters. Our latest advert reminds viewers that they can claim another toy with each new insurance purchase through*."

Specialising in more than just car insurance, provides customers with an easy way to find the right deal on a wide range of insurance and financial products including home insurance, van insurance, bike insurance, life insurance, pet insurance and credit cards.  It also offers comparisons for a range of household utilities including electricity, gas, phone, broadband and digital TV.

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  • was launched in 2006 and has grown rapidly over the past six years to become one of the UK's leading price comparison websites.  
  • provides customers with an easy way to make the right choice for them on a wide range of products including motor, home, life, travel and pet insurance as well as utilities and money products such as, credit cards and loans.
  • actively selects its brand partners, working with the best and most trusted organisations to ensure quality service to consumers. is a trading name of BISL Limited.  BISL Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Registered Address: Pegasus House, Bakewell Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, PE2 6YS. Registered in England number 3231094.