Employee benefits and wealth manager Mattioli Woods has announced two directors have stepped down from its board as it moves to clearly separate the board of directors from senior management.
In a stock exchange announcement, the group said chief operating officer Mark Smith and employee benefits managing director Alan Fergusson had resigned from the board with immediate effect in a streamlining move "in order to underpin its governance and control standards". This follows internal and external reviews of the effectiveness of the company's board, its sub-committees and the group's senior executive management framework, the statement added. The board will now consist of six members,...
Zurich has launched a 'selfie' app called FaceQuote which estimates how much life cover someone might need.
The official supplement of this year's COVER Excellence Awards is available to read now as an eBook.
Child cover within critical illness plans has assumed a far greater importance in recent years, writes CIExpert's Alan Lakey.
Holloway Friendly has widened its new online underwriting process allowing protection advisers to write both full and short term income protection business in minutes.