LV= has restructured its Life business to bring its Protection, Retirement Solutions and Heritage businesses under one management, promoting John Perks to managing director of the Life and Pensions business.
Robin Willison has joined the Board of British Friendly as a Non-Executive Director.
Mark Graves, Managing Director, Sesame & PMS, discusses how professional standards have changed over the past 2 decades.
Drewberry Insurance has become one of the first UK advisers to attract 1,000 independent 5-star reviews from its clients.
British Friendly has become the first insurer to complete the new Disability Confidence & Awareness training by Disability Rights UK (DRUK).
Despite online sales tools being a simple yet highly effective way to boost business, they still appear to be a largely untapped resource for advisers. VitalityLife's Andy Philo wonders why
Old Mutual Wealth will help people meet the escalating cost of funerals by advancing payment of the sum assured up to £10,000 across several products including its Protect range.
Defaqto has released a guide for advisers, sponsored by Aegon, which provides information on business and personal protection for small business owners.
COVER sums up the main points and key absences from the Queen's Speech.
Zurich Middle East has launched a programme called Zurich FutureReady to help financial advisers in United Arab Emirates (UAE) prepare for the upcoming regulatory changes to the country's life insurance industry.
National Friendly has today launched 'Assisted Living Insurance', specifically aimed at supporting older people to extend independent living in their own home in later life.
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COVER is providing an extension to intermediaries who wish to submit an entry into this year's COVER Excellence Awards.
COVER's founding editor and editorial director, Lawrence Gosling, discusses his take on the protection market since COVER's launch.
Fiona Murphy asks Kevin Carr about industry campaigns and the role of promotion in driving the protection market forward.
Fiona Murphy interviews Zurich's Peter Hamilton about changes in the protection market, such as distribution over the past 20 years.
It remains to be seen whether the increase in probate fees proposed by the Government earlier this year will be resurrected by the new administration, writes Aviva's Mark Cracknell.
A gallery and write-up dedicated to the winners and attendees of last month's COVER Customer Care Awards.
LV= has announced the launch of its new pre-underwriting tool, in partnership with UnderwriteMe, in a bid to improve the underwriting process for advisers.
Every type of insurance covered by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) has since significant increases in complaints. Melissa Collett discusses how fixation on price is leading to 'cover with a lot of holes in it'...
Holloway Friendly's Short Term and Purely Income Protection policies will be available on The Right Mortgage Network from mid-June 2017.
iPipeline has appointed former Synatic Software relationship manager Stephanie Hydon as national account manager, a new position in the company.
Entrepreneurial start-up company Gryphon Group Holdings Limited, has raised £180m in funding to design and build an 'insurance challenger' that seeks to protect more families in the UK.
Over half (51%) of Britain's small business owners have left no instructions in their Will or made any special arrangements regarding shares according to Legal & General's 'State of the Nation's SMEs' report.