'Lack of transparency'
Debbie Kennedy, Group Head of Protection Proposition Strategy has resigned from Royal London.
Royal London's Ross Jackson explains how 'nudge' helped the insurer develop its annual statements for protection customers.
Former Vitality head of technical marketing Richard Purcell has joined consultancy Hymans Robertson.
As part of COVER's 20th Anniversary series, Fiona Murphy talks to Scottish Widows' Johnny Timpson about the critical illness market.
Some 87% of protection industry experts surveyed agreed that the 'claim is our core product, not the policy', according to a poll from the Protection Review.
Old Mutual's Paul Roberts debates the role of life cover in helping people meet care costs.
Addison's disease (also known as primary adrenal insufficiency or hypoadrenalism) is a rare disorder of the adrenal glands, writes Fergus Bescoby.
AIG Life has extended its products and tools aimed at intermediaries with international clients needing protection insurance for UK financial liabilities.
Aegon paid 95% of individual critical illness (CI) claims in the first half of 2017, maintaining the same level of CI claims that were paid for the whole of 2016.
Aegon's Stephen Crosbie discusses why wealth managers and generalist advisers could use protection to bolster their business models.
Jackie Leiper discusses the protection gap in the second of a monthly series of articles from Scottish Widows.
Advisers have identified medical conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure and key lifestyle changes as the areas where they would like to see personalised protection products, Ipipeline has found.
Industry figures have said that the Association of British Insurers (ABI) Statement of Best Practice for Critical lllness Cover consultation has not yet involved intermediaries in a meaningful way as media reports have indicated that proposals currently...
Following clients' feedback on The Exchange protection service about how it displays quote results, IRESS has introduced a new filtering ability so advisers are able to view the results they need more effectively.
Ian Sawyer, managing director of Assured Futures, puts forward some controversial views on the relevance of critical illness cover compared to income protection.
Aviva is advancing life cover payments to help families meet funeral costs by increasing the amount it can pay in advance to £11,000.
Allianz Group and LV= have launched a strategic partnership in the UK, creating a general insurance business with over 6 million customers and gross premiums written in excess of £1.7 billion.
Aegon has reported that critical illness claims due to skin cancer have nearly halved since 2010.
The protection market has seen a lot of changes and heard a number of opinions, but what have we learnt? Scottish Widows' Johnny Timpson shares his thoughts on a few important things we've learnt over the past two decades.
Paradigm Protect, the directly authorised protection proposition, has announced a new relationship with funeral plan provider, Golden Charter.
The Right Will and Estate Planning Ltd has launched a referral service for advisers to offer their clients Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney.
Andy Walton, Protection Proposition Director, Mortgage Advice Bureau talks to Fiona Murphy about the 'art of selling protection' and other observations on the protection market.
The SimplyBiz Group will be working with adviser firm Future Proof as a protection referral partner.