Employers appear to be shunning the introduction of new technology for their benefits provision, according to research.
Only a small minority (less than 10%) of those companies who do not yet use technology to administer benefits said they were planning to introduce new technology within the next year. A further 4% said they planned to do so in the future. However nearly half (47%) said they had no plans to do so while a similar number were not sure. They were questioned as part of the fourth JLT 250 Club which periodically surveys 250 companies with at least 500 full-time employees. The study did reveal...
LV= has signed up to Synaptic's Multi-Benefit quoting service, enabling advisers to compare its multi-benefit and single benefit products and share the most suitable protection product with its clients.
Shepherds Friendly paid 97% of income protection claims during 2016.
The Association of Medical Insurers and Intermediaries (AMII)'s petition to scrap Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) on health insurance has been postponed due to the forthcoming 'snap' General Election.
Aetna International has launched a redesigned secure member portal, Health Hub, which offers members a one-stop-shop to manage different aspects of their health online.