Official statistics show life expectancy for those aged 65 has increased by almost two years over the last decade.
“Stand-alone” protection sales to be axed in a move the bank said reflects “reduced customer demand”.
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”.
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