Debbie Kennedy, group head of protection strategy at Royal London, was named 'Personality of the Year' at the Protection Review 2017 awards last night.
David Mead (pictured) of Future Proof won the coveted individual protection adviser of the year award. The awards, held at The Landmark Hotel in London, which followed the Protection Review Conference, are designed to recognise the best firms and individuals in the protection and health industries. Aegon and IPipeline scopped a double-win while Skandia founder Paul Bradshaw was posthumously awarded the lifetime achievement award. COVER will be publishing news and highlights from the conference...
There will be no further increases to Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) this year, the Autumn Budget 2017 has revealed.
The government will immediately give NHS trusts £350 million to allow them to plan for the winter, Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced in the Autumn Budget.
British Friendly has introduced an online Adviser Toolkit to encourage income protection sales.
Zurich has launched a 'selfie' app called FaceQuote which estimates how much life cover someone might need.