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Insurance| 08:48

FSCS declares PI insurer in default

Compensation scheme says if it establishes Enterprise cannot meet the cost of claims made against it, it will protect UK poliycholders.

From Mortgages| Jul 28, 2016

Networks caught removing advisers’ permissions

Trade body notices increasingly networks are opting to create specialist panels to enable efficient referrals of protection.

Life Assurance| Jul 28, 2016

ABI launches guide on life cover for clients with HIV

The guide is aimed at letting people with HIV know they can get life insurance, and they do not need to cancel existing policies if diagnosed with...

Protection Products| Jul 27, 2016

NFU Mutual switches to selling only AIG Life cover

Existing policies will stay in force, but mutual plans to contact existing customers to let them know about the new deals.

Life Assurance| Jul 21, 2016

Court ruling means insurers can’t use lies to reject claims

MoneySuperMarket expert explains the impact of ruling on protection industry.

Protection Products| Jul 19, 2016

Aegon starts income protection summer sale

Advisers can access offers directly through Aegon’s online services, or via their preferred portal.

From Your Industry| Jul 18, 2016

Amii introduces best practice authorisation form

Template will now become a mandatory requirement for providers.

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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Guide to protection awareness

Bridging the protection gap is an urgent issue that needs to be addressed.

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How to assess 10 different types of life cover

There are various options which can affect outcomes and client suitability.

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Pokémon Go could give your clients better premiums

Could your clients earn cheaper life insurance by playing Pokémon Go?

Adviser Guides

Guide to Unusual Risks Protection

Exploring the protection advice you can give a client with a high risk occupation or life threatening hobbies.

FTAdviser Blog

Working wonders for employee wellbeing

Employees assistance can help prevent wellbeing concerns becoming bigger issues.

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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.

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Canada Life Group Insurance: Number 1

Provider wins accolade for the third consecutive year.

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Protection Products| Jul 15, 2016

The Exeter to develop new adviser protection portal

IT overhaul set to begin later this year.

Protection Products| Jul 15, 2016

Brokers could face Fos claims if they ignore protection

Providers and networks warn of future liabilities if insurance is not a documented part of mortgage sales.

From Mortgages| Jul 14, 2016

Brokers shun protection as relationship hits rocks

Research reveals many brokers dismiss protection sales as not worth their time or effort.

Protection Products| Jul 14, 2016

AIG and Royal London scoop top protection ratings

Fact sheets on all providers’ propositions now available.

Protection Products| Jul 13, 2016

ABI under fire for failing to push protection dashboard

Trade body claims it is up to individual insurers to decide how best to communicate with their customers.

From Regulation| Jul 13, 2016

FCA fines Towergate £2.6m for client money rule breaches

There can be no excuses given these warnings and the stakes involved, says the regulator.

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