There are just two weeks to go until the COVER Protection and Health Summit 2017 takes place.
John Cleese has been cast as the 'Grim Reaper' in the latest television advert by Avalon Funeral Plans.
Golden Charter discusses the key questions advisers should ask before recommending funeral plans.
AIG Life has bought to market a term assurance and whole of life proposition for non-UK domiciled individuals impacted by the new IHT on Enveloped Dwellings (IHTED) legislation.
AIG Life has become the first insurer to meet the Protection Distributors Group's 'Funeral Payment Pledge'.
SunLife, the over-50s insurer, has completed its sale from AXA to become part of the Phoenix Group.
The Protection Distributors Group is calling for insurers to do more to help bereaved families who face delays receiving the proceeds of a life policy after their claim has been agreed.
iPipeline's quote and apply portal, SolutionBuilder® can now seamlessly link to LifeQuote's outsourced protection case management service.
Almost one in six British workers (16%) have had to take time off work, or work irregular hours, to care for an elderly relative, new research has revealed.
Peripheral vascular diseases (PVDs) are circulation disorders that affect blood vessels outside of the heart and brain writes Fergus Bescoby.
A record £3.6bn was paid last year in individual protection insurance claims, the equivalent of £10m a day, according to research from the Association of British Insurers (ABI)
AIG Life's CEO Adam Winslow says the protection industry needs to look more closely at ageing customers.
A committee of MPs has recommended that benefits for bereaved people are in need of "serious reform" to reverse the rising trend of funeral poverty.
News comes amid strong 2015 results
VitalityLife has launched two whole of life (WOL) plans with upfront premium discounts of up to 67% and made changes to term cover as the insurer described WOL as an "undervalued product."
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched a discussion paper to learn how financial services firm can better engage with an increasingly ageing population.
Public sector workers are under-protected compared to their private sector peers as research has revealed that just two in five (42%) breadwinners employed in health and education have a life insurance policy.
People with a serious mental health condition are more likely to die before the age of 75 from a range of treatable physical illnesses, a report has found.
AIG Life has launched a whole of life insurance policy designed to protect the assets of customers should they no longer be able to live independently or if they want to leave an inheritance.
The Association of British Insurers has confirmed plans to move from its "expensive" Gresham Street headquarters to 1 America Square in a bid to lower costs for members.
IPipeline has launched the next version of its quote tool, SolutionBuilder with coverage of business protection and whole of life (WoL) cover added.
The health and social care system is under severe stress, due to a lack of high quality social care which saps the resilience of NHS services and patients, Age UK has warned in a new report.
Nearly three quarters (72%) of life insurers are now offering HIV positive people some form of life assurance, a survey for Unusual Risks has found.
Golden Charter has appointed Mark Bell-Langford as senior development manager at Golden Charter to establish new long term partnerships with intermediaries.