Allianz Worldwide Care has launched a range of expat health insurance plans for groups and individuals in Switzerland.
The insurer has launched the plans in partnership with local health insurance provider KPT and Allianz Global Assistance. The Suisse International Healthcare Plan is one of the country's first fully compliant international solutions. Clients can use cashless access to treatments at a wide range of in-patient and day-care facilities, as well as other benefits including comprehensive oncology cover, medical evacuation, semi-private and private rooms. The Core Plans can also be supplemented...
The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) will maintain its current funding model for the next financial year despite recognising it is unsustainable in its current form.
The FCA has confirmed that, while businesses will have to identify certified staff from day one under the Senior Managers & Certification Regime (SM&CR), they will have a year to complete fitness and propriety assessments.
Scott Cadger runs through the four most common reasons people give for not taking out critical illness cover - and some suggestions on how advisers can offer reassurance on each in conversations with clients
The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) has sought to provide clarity regarding any potential confusion over the products advisers should recommend to clients to cover a decreasing loan or mortgage.