The Protection Distributors Group is calling for insurers to do more to help bereaved families who face delays receiving the proceeds of a life policy after their claim has been agreed.
Advisers should turn clients' attention to whole of cover, because like it or not, it is a necessary conversation, writes Justin Taurog
Westfield Health will continue its long standing support of the British Transplant Games by unveiling a further three year title sponsorship deal.
Insurance customers ignore 85% of the information sent to them by providers, according to research from SunLife.
Royal London has announced that its intermediary protection business has increased by 24% compared to the previous period last year.
To be at the cornerstone of all financial advice the protection industry should provide annual statements to clients, writes Roy McLoughlin.
Alan Knowles of the Special Risks Bureau and Cura Financial Services explains why his company decided to use cult zombie programme The Walking Dead to explain protection insurance and the impact this popular infographic has had on business.
Zurich UK Life has reported a 15% increase in its operating profit compared to the same time last year, according to its half year results for 2016.
LISS Systems has been acquired by global operations and analytics company, EXL.
The Association of British Insurers has introduced a guide to inform customers with HIV about life insurance.
The growth of FinTech and the wider use of Big Data will revolutionise insurance but may create an uninsurable ‘underclass', a report from the CII has warned.
IRESS is partnering with LV= to deliver its fully integrated advice and wealth management solution, XPLAN.
F&TRC has announced its 2016 product ratings to help advisers understand the most suitable life cover, mortgage protection and family income benefit for clients.
Unusual Risks is offering a fee based service to find cover for British Expats who may be finding it difficult to obtain UK life insurance.
Royal London's Simon Cox explains the recent govt response to bereavement benefits and why the system still needs an overhaul.
Epoq Legal has launched a service to provide protection policyholders with a simple, online way to deal with legal issues.
Sesame is planning to expand its Zenith protection panel for network members with the addition of four new providers: AIG, Aegon, Scottish Widows and Vitality.
Scottish Widows is aiming to help mortgage intermediaries close the 'protection gap' by making its Scottish Widows Protect range(SWP) more attractive and accessible
Legal & General has announced the launch of the next generation of OLP Connect, its online protection quote and apply system.
Zurich has appointed Anne Torry as head of its Life business in the UK, and CEO of its legal entities Zurich Assurance plc and Sterling Investment Managers Limited.
Zurich Insurance Group has begun a process to bring its life and non-life insurance business closer together with a restructure of its senior management and businesses globally.
Andy Briggs, chief executive officer of Aviva UK Life and Chairman of Aviva Global Life, has been nominated by the Association of British Insurers' Board to become its next Chairman.
An estimated 1.6 million (21%) British parents haven't got life insurance, potentially because they can't deal with thoughts of their own death, according to research from the University of Sheffield and comparethemarket.com.
Amanda Blanc to become UK and Ireland CEO