Some positive moves but "major issues" missed at consultation stage to improve access to insurance
Earlier this week we published the details of the Association of British Insurer's (ABI) ‘Guide To Minimum Standards for Critical Illness Cover', which saw the removal of HIV and terminal illness as model definitions, exclusion of early stage thyroid cancer and adaptation of "loss of hand or foot" to one limb rather than two. The document replaces the ABI's ‘Statement of Best Practice for Critical Illness Cover' guidelines published in 2014. "I'm supportive of the new simple and practical ABI...
Kathryn Knowles 'sat on sofa with a cup of tea answering questions' about protection is key to advice firm's marketing strategy
The critical illness template is 'broken' - so start with the premise that any condition which results in an agreed outcome deserves to be paid
Closing keynote address from multi-medal winning Paralympian plus full details of conference programme revealed
Four protection distributors with 60 adviser firms join 'test and learn' process before full market roll-out in six weeks