There will be no further increases to Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) this year, the Autumn Budget 2017 has revealed.
The government will immediately give NHS trusts £350 million to allow them to plan for the winter, Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced in the Autumn Budget.
British Friendly has introduced an online Adviser Toolkit to encourage income protection sales.
Zurich has launched a 'selfie' app called FaceQuote which estimates how much life cover someone might need.
The official supplement of this year's COVER Excellence Awards is available to read now as an eBook.
Holloway Friendly has widened its new online underwriting process allowing protection advisers to write both full and short term income protection business in minutes.
First Secretary Damian Green has announced that the government will publish a green paper on care and support for older people by summer 2018.
COVER magazine is delighted to announce the second year of The Customer Care Awards.
Health Shield has acquired Medex Protect, the specialist private medical insurance (PMI) excess and shortfall protection provider, for an undisclosed sum.
Stephen Crosbie, protection director of Aegon, talks about winning the Best Individual Life Insurance prize at this year's COVER Excellence Awards.
Lisa Yates, Aviva's intermediary account lead - corporate & business solutions, talks about winning the Best Group Critical Illness prize at this year's COVER Excellence Awards.
Stephanie Hydon, national account manager at iPipeline, talks about winning the Best Technology Provider prize at this year's COVER Excellence Awards.
Jonathan Burton, CEO of Health Shield, talks about winning the Best Cash Plan prize at this year's COVER Excellence Awards.
Charles Taylor InsureTech (InsureTech) said it is launching what it claims to be "the world's first" cloud-based life, health and protection core insurance platform.
Legal & General has announced the launch of a rehabilitation support service for customers of its Income Protection Benefit product.
Royal London has developed an electronic signature solution to speed up the payment of claims.
AXA PPP healthcare has appointed Soraya Chamberlain as head of corporate sales and strategic accounts.
Aviva has acquired Irish insurer Friends First for €130m, making Aviva one of the largest composite insurers in Ireland, subject to regulatory approval.
The Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) will today make access to its secure online portal available to consultants working in private healthcare, giving them the opportunity to review their entire clinical practice data for the first time,...
Vitality has launched a reward programme for parkrun volunteers, the insurer has revealed.
The future of the 'Work, health and disability: Improving Lives' green paper 'roadmap' is currently uncertain as Penny Mordaunt MP has left her role as minister of state for disabled people, health and work following a cabinet reshuffle.
After a very successful launch last year The Big Ideas Competition is now back for its second year, aimed at uncovering ideas that will invigorate the life, health insurance and retirement industries.
Jan Dryden, director of nursing services at RedArc, has announced her retirement at the end of this year.
iPipeline's SolutionBuilder now features a Risk & Mortgage Protection Report which enables advisers to demonstrate protection needs to their clients during a mortgage sale.