Just will no longer sell Partnership's protection insurance following last year's merger.
In terms of pipeline business, COVER has seen correspondence from Just sent to adviser firms confirming that the insurer will stop producing quick quotations/illustrations on 29 September 2017 with its last date for receiving applications on 30 October 2017. Applications that are received by 30 October 2017 will be fully underwritten. Just said it would expect to make final decisions (either offering terms or confirming declinatures) on all pipeline applications by 24 January 2018. Applications...
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.
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