Old Mutual Wealth's Paul Roberts discusses the rise in self-employed and the importance of their protection needs.
Self-employment in the UK has surged since the financial crisis, with more than 1 million becoming their own boss since 2008. While much is written about the entrepreneurship of the millennial generation, particularly relating to the ever-expanding tech sector, a huge engine of self-employed growth is potentially being kept in the shadows. The Baby Boomer generation (those aged 50-69) has seen the fastest self-employed growth and now accounts for 1.9 million of the UK's 4.8 million self-employed,...
Over-45s are the fastest growing population of workers in the UK
CII's Melissa Collett, Johnny Timpson of Scottish Widows and RedArc's Christine Husbands discuss meeting the needs of vulnerable customers with COVER editor
Income protection grows 37.8% during first nine months of 2018
All AFM members meet exemption threshold