Earlier this month Zurich Insurance Group and the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford released an excellent report "embracing the income protection gaps challenge: options and solutions". The headline recommendations have already been in COVER magazine however the report is well worth reading in full. As it mainly focuses on group income protection, it complements the CII Report last year on "Resilient Households" and individual income protection extremely well. ...
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.