SCOR Global Life recently trialled wearable technology among its workforce. Here is what happened.
COVER and WSB recently undertook a live webinar in conjunction with Unum to ask whether the traditional relationship between employer, employee benefit consultants and insurers has changed to reflect the new reality of work. Here are some of the highlights...
Almost two-thirds of protection experts have said that the use of E-signatures will have a positive impact on protection sales, according to a poll.
Westfield Health has launched a health and wellbeing toolkit for HR managers.
Employee benefits consultancy Portus Consulting has introduced FitBit fitness devices for all staff in a bid to improve employee engagement and corporate wellness.
F&TRC's Kirsty Tanner asks whether advisers should be doing more to ensure the value and quality of supplementary benefits in income protection (IP.)
VSP Global has announced the development of a prototype combining health-tracking technology into the frames of a pair of glasses.
F&TRC'S Jason Green argues the case for re-evaluating the use of Employee Assistance Programmes in financial wellbeing.
Steve Bee, Founder and CIO of JargonFree, explains how middleware can ensure SME and micro-firm Automatic Enrollment opt outs are minimised
Ceridian has produced a mobile app version of its LifeWorks employee assistance programme (EAP) allowing staff to access the services on the move.
Ellipse has enhanced its online quotation system to provide flex and voluntary quotes for group life (lump sum) and critical illness cover.
LifeQuote has teamed up with advisory service What Protect to provide a protection platform which provides both advised and non-advised solutions.
It is no secret that protection is on the minds of most - if not all - existing retail investment platforms. And the first to come to the fore was Nucleus, with its new investment-linked life assurance proposition.
Actuarial consultancy Punter Southall has found evidence that HR departments are sitting on huge data inaccuracies that leaving staff un-insured, potentially meaning their companies are unknowingly holding millions of pounds worth of self-insured liabilities....
Kudos Financial Services is to release flexible benefits portal software into the employee benefits arena on 20 March.
Legal & General (L&G) is launching a new online group protection quote and buy system for advisers insuring 10 to150 employees for group life assurance and/or group income protection benefit.
Canada Life has revealed that almost half of its small scheme new business is being done online.