New protection business volumes up 36 per cent over the first nine months, offsetting decline elsewhere.
Friendly societies able to release up to £5,000 from life cover the day after death.
Ms Huntington currently runs her own consultancy business and has 18 years worth of experience.
Direct to consumer insurer opens life insurance product to “select intermediated channels”.
Provider suggests innovation in retirement income solutions will be needed to close care gap.
Insurers back trade association to campaign on their behalf.
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