Which insurance providers have been nominated for the COVER Excellence Awards 2018?
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Incoming Zurich Europe, Middle East and Africa chief executive Amanda Blanc has been appointed as the first female chair of the Association of British Insurers (ABI).
He joins from Aviva UK where he was managing director of its 'Heritage' closed book
More than £60m given back to members through rewards and benefits
Overall increase of 21.1% for critical illness - highest level of growth since 2012
Over half a billion pounds in UK protection claims paid in total
Norman Broadbent Group appointed to recruit finance director and operations director
Adviser group names Emma Thomson as new chairperson and calls for new members
Above industry average figures for both critical illness and life paid claims
"The tides have changed for protection"
Gryphon Group Holdings targets protection disruption by removing exclusions for critical Illness and terminal illness
Deadline for nominations is 18 May
CIC represents 23% of all claims and income protection accounts for 12%, according to figures from ABI and GRiD
Medix Global's CEO outlines what PMI insurers need to do in order to keep up with the rapidly changing health industry
Firm paid almost 100% of group life claims last year
He fills the role previously held by Jackie Leiper
'Record-breaking' £5bn in total pay-outs for protection industry last year and £1.6bn paid out for group risk, according to ABI and GRiD
Data from nine members of AFM indicates "higher than the industry average" stats from mutual insurers
He joins L&G's Insurance division from Sun Life
Paid life claims reached 99% and mental health most common reason for IP pay-out
However GI & health performance weaker than predicted
Retains platform and financial advice business
Peter Mann joins the insurer's board following acquisition of Guardian Assurance.