Aegon paid 95% of individual critical illness (CI) claims in the first half of 2017, maintaining the same level of CI claims that were paid for the whole of 2016.
Aegon paid 95% of individual critical illness (CI) claims in the first half of 2017, maintaining the same level of CI claims that were paid for the whole of 2016. The percentage of life claims also remains the same as that reported for the total claims in 2016 at 98%. However the insurer has not published its income protection claims statistics as it is planning to publish these on an annual basis due to a ‘low number of claims.' Simon Jacobs, head of underwriting and claims at Aegon UK,...
Jack Wild gives his take on the protection market as a 'new modern adviser.'
Medicash has provided financial support to The Hive Zone to enable the youth group to offer free membership and free meals across the school holidays.
Zurich, in collaboration with the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment at the University of Oxford, has published the UK recommendations from its report, 'Embracing the income protection gaps challenge: options and solutions'.
The UK market for private medical cover flatlined in 2016 with 4.02 million policies covering 6.89 million lives in 2016, some 10.5% of the population, LaingBuisson has published.