UnderwriteMe boss claims adoption of his softwawre by insurers should make buying process easier.
Network set to should complete transfer of self-employed sales advisers and MetLife staff by start of November.
Provider suggests innovation in retirement income solutions will be needed to close care gap.
New system enables immediate underwriting decisions.
Move made on the back of adviser and customer demand, as mortgage terms increase.
Overall premiums and revenue up by 14 per cent to £480.5m.
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Sep 02, 2014
Discounts could be available for customers willing to adopt “wearable technology”, providers admit.
Aug 29, 2014
Provider urges industry to help educate people on the importance of financial protection.
Aug 28, 2014
Industry experts give their opinions on Direct Life’s life insurance comparison service
Aug 19, 2014
Around 61 per cent of over-45s confused about how the care system works.
Aug 18, 2014
Two providers tell FTAdviser they are not in the market for long-term care product innovation.
Aug 18, 2014
Online critical illness tools extended to network’s advisers.
Aug 15, 2014
Industry experts give their opinions on Cirencester Friendly’s My Earnings Insurance
From Pensions| Aug 15, 2014
People happier to explain particle physics or the existence of ghosts than income drawdown or annuities.