Aegon UK has refused to confirm or deny rumours that it is about to embark on a further process of restructuring that could lead to office closures...
In her speech to parliament outlining the Care Bill, the Queen said: “Legislation will be introduced to reform the way long-term care is paid for...
General insurance companies will be examined for heel-dragging, Martin Wheatley says.
Financial services support network Tenet has added its voice to the groundswell of support for the creation of a trade body for protection.
“Solvency II is an object lesson in how not to make law,” says Andrew Tyrie.
Public Accounts Committee slams government for planning failings and likely budget overspend.
Analysis & Opinion
Kevin Carr tackles key arguments, challenges and myths that often vex protection advisers.
This week the mystery shopper visits Orpington and Sevenoaks in Kent to look for life insurance cover. The shopper is a 35 year old man who is...
Another year has passed and with-profits payouts continue to fall. But holding onto a policy might be the best decision, says Geordie Clarke
Week in brief: Two significant departures set tongues wagging this week for completely different reasons.
Apr 17, 2013
Lancashire-based advisory firm Palm Financial Care has launched a joint venture with a local law firm to offer clients an “integrated approach” to...
From Your Industry| Mar 28, 2013
An IFA has revealed a life insurer has informed him he will only get cash if he can prove he has not advised a client.
Mar 28, 2013
Chesnara plc, owner of Countrywide Assured, Save & Prosper Insurance Ltd and Save & Prosper Pensions Ltd in the UK, reveals state of closed books.
Mar 28, 2013
Royal London reveals profits were up in 2012 but the amount of new assets under administration on its wrap platform were down 8 per cent.
Interview| Mar 13, 2013
Amy Ellis talks to Baroness Sally Greengross of Notting Hill, about her work with the International Longevity Centre and why Andrew Dilnot’s...
Mar 13, 2013
The government needs to “run a sustained public education campaign” to ensure people understand the financial contribution required to fund...
Mar 07, 2013
The number of Arrow inspections of insurance businesses has increased by more than a third this year amid preparations for Solvency II, research...
Mar 06, 2013
More than two-thirds of policyholders are at risk of being poached by other insurers, as they feel little loyalty towards their current provider,...
Feb 26, 2013
Annual bonuses disappoint as group focuses on meeting guarantees, terminal bonuses