Total provision for investment and protection sales hits £525m.
Group risk specialist will launch into the individual market by the end of 2014, Money Marketing understands.
Chris Hopkinson and Jon Fuller will both be joining from LV=.
The Financial Ombudsman Service has reported a 46 per cent drop in year-on-year complaints between April and June.
The biggest issue confronting our industry is the gentle downward slope of a market in slow, long-term decline.
Underwriting and the current pay structure are holding back protection sales.
With one of the worst protection gaps in Europe, what will it take to address the issue?
Loan-linked insurance cover is never, as providers may claim, free as someone always bears the liability.
Not just an insight to one’s own health, wearable technology can monitor stress, identifying the times when people might make the best financial decisions.
Commercial start-ups in Britain had a record year in 2013 but the need for business protection still proves to be too challenging a concept.
Looking at the FOS’s published complaints decisions gives a good idea of what causes protection complaints and how the ombudsman views the issues
Technology is allowing consumers to remotely access documents while their adviser talks them through it and even sign agreements while ensuring security is not compromised.
Campaign to set out stall to secure funding from providers
The large insurers are lagging behind mutuals when it comes to innovation in the protection market