Nearly half of energy switchers are leaving the ‘big six’ suppliers to try out a smaller challenger, data suggests

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  • It has been claimed that nearly half of all energy switches moved to smaller firms last month. Compare the Market found that 43.1 per cent switched from a big firm to a smaller player such as First Utility and Ovo
  • However, 31 per cent of all switches went to British Gas due to the popularity of its new ‘Collective Fix’ tariff, fixed until November 2016