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Protection Products| 13:34

Royal London paid out 98% of claims

Payments of more than £250m were made during 2015, according to Royal London.

Protection Products| Apr 25, 2016

Aegon launches protection customer support service

Policyholder support will not be restricted to the type of cover held

Protection Products| Apr 25, 2016

Aviva pays £839m in protection claims during 2015

Aviva’s critical illness payout percentage up slightly last year, while Friends Life paid out to slightly fewer people.

Protection Products| Apr 22, 2016

Paradigm launches group risk panel

Provider’s head of protection says panel members will be able to seize new market opportunities.

Insurance| Apr 21, 2016

LV hits the road with revamped income protection events

CPD accredited sessions aim to help advisers sharpen their skills and make income protection a core part of the conversation when speaking to clients

Insurance| Apr 21, 2016

Protection specialist Vita enters cyberspace

Firm is launching its new website and is developing a customer relationship management system.

From Regulation| Apr 20, 2016

UK advisers ‘little to gain and much to lose’ from Brexit

Leaving the EU could rid firms of regulatory burdens, but may hinder cross-border business.

Analysis & Opinion
10 types of protection you might be unaware of

Protection Products| Oct 06, 2015 |

10 types of protection you might be unaware of

Werewolves, vampires, ghosts and UFOs are some of the things you can get cover for.

Lloyds of London are cited to insure against werewolf attacks, encounters with zombies and nasty vampire bites

Life Assurance| Sep 17, 2015

Care Act on hold

The future costing of long-term care in England is a huge nettle to grasp, which will involve significant sums of money

InterviewfromYour Industry| Aug 14, 2015

Firing Line: Simon Markey

Two decades’ experience of retail banking will bolster Simon Markey’s foray into the mutual sector as he heads up One Family.

Protection Products| Aug 04, 2015 |

Six things that will change the protection industry

This year’s theme was ‘growing the market’.

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Adviser Guides

Guide to over-50s life insurance

Life insurance is evolving to meet the needs of the growing group of those aged 50 plus who are increasingly living longer - and facing more costs.

FTAdviser Blog

Canada Life Group Insurance: Number 1

Provider wins accolade for the third consecutive year.

Adviser Guides

Guide to the Budget 2016

Great support for young people but the Chancellor missed the opportunity to help the UK’s elderly population.

FTAdviser Blog

Spring is sprung

Spring cleaning is a great idea but so is conducting a financial health check.

Adviser Guides

Guide to pay-as-you-live insurance

Wearable technology has the potential to transform the insurance industry.

FTAdviser Blog

Gazard on child’s meningitis battle and power of protection

Managing director of Sesame Bankhall Group on why his daughter meningitis battle means he will fight to plug the protection gap.

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Insurance| Apr 15, 2016

What next for LV as CEO exits?

Advisers share what they want to see the new chief executive of LV deliver.

From Your Industry| Apr 15, 2016

LV chief Rogers to step down after decade

Mr Rogers will lead the business for the remainder of the year, and into 2017 as required.

Protection Products| Apr 14, 2016

Concerns critical illness tool risks quality for speed

London & Country Mortgages expands partnership with CIExpert.

Protection Products| Apr 14, 2016

LV pays more than £1m a week in protection claims

Protection specialist paid out £56m in claims in 2015.

From Regulation| Apr 08, 2016

Manager moves and FCA crackdowns: the week in news

The new tax year and protection insurance industry issues also feature in our regular round-up.

Protection Products| Apr 08, 2016

Unum rolls out group CI plan to selected advisers

Provider offers broker partnerships to grow workplace critical illness cover.

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