AIG Life is adopting IRESS' enhanced quote service which allows partial underwriting by asking optional questions on height, weight and waist size as part of the quotes service.
Holloway Friendly has introduced a tele-claims service supported by e-signatures, which has 'dramatically' increased its ability to pay claims quicker.
Part of consultation on social care
iPipeline has partnered with general insurer Uinsure to launch its latest offering for advisers working in the protection market.
BGL Group has launched FiftyLife Guaranteed over-50s life insurance.
IRESS has partnered with Scottish Widows as the latest protection provider to offer partially underwritten quotes through The Exchange.
Openwork has made available LifeQuote's outsourced protection case management to its firms.
Scottish Widows Protect has confirmed that it will be joining the UnderwriteMe Comparison Service in quarter four of 2017.
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Legal & General has appointed Craig Brown as director of Legal & General's Intermediary division.
LifeSearch has announced three senior appointments including Emma Walker, who has been appointed as director of partner and digital relationships.
Alan Waddington has left British Friendly to join new insurance start-up Gryphon Group Holdings.
The Exeter has said it plans to enter the impaired lives protection market.
To coincide with World Heart Day today (29 September), Scottish Widows is highlighting the nation's lack of financial protection if the unforeseen were to happen.
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iPipeline has reported a 31% increase in the number of completed new business protection applications in H1 2017, based on provider supplied data, as compared to H1 2016.
Canada Life Individual Protection has expanded its distribution team with the appointment of two relationship managers.
Cura Financial Services are going to be hosting a live broadcast discussing how advisers can benefit from quirky marketing.
First Complete's Steve Berry discusses strategies for selling income protection.
With one in five parents taking over 12 months unpaid leave to care for their child during cancer treatment, Aviva's Mark Cracknell believes advisers can help families understand the impact that childhood sickness may have on family finances.
Over two thirds of the UK adult population either hasn't purchased any life insurance (57%) or doesn't know whether they have or not (11%), research from LifeSearch has found.
British Friendly has extended its Mutual Benefits programme to members' wider family via two initiatives.
Capita Life & Pensions has launched a direct-to-customer digital protection system.
Aviva, fresh from its substantial upgrade last November - when it absorbed market-leading Friends Life and introduced tiers of cover - has added further enhancements to its impressively comprehensive plans, writes CIExpert's Alan Lakey.