The network says will quality advisers will not subsidise those who under-perform.
As Lloyds and Which? pull back from in-house protection advice, where are the protection innovators?
Provider formerly known as PruProtect has also launched LTC offering and mortgage incapacity cover.
Zurich says it is responding to customer demand rather than Government reforms.
New online system will use Wonga-style online sliders to vary pricing and cover.
Dr Marius Barnard brought the first CI product to market in 1983.
Bank will no longer offer standalone protection advice due to a ‘lack of demand’.
Consumer champion had planned to provide protection advice to consumers using its Which? Mortgage Advice service.
Friends Life’s UK division saw sales increase 11 per cent in the nine months to September 2014.
Prudential confirms £155m sale of PruHealth and PruProtect to majority shareholder Discovery Group Europe.
Term assurance product launched through pilot.
The impact of the reforms has been cushioned, however, by a rapid rise in bulk annuity business during the year.
Eighteen insurance and reinsurance providers have backed the initiative which aims to raise awareness around income protection.
Income protection initiative set to launch next week.
With-profits sales are up 62 per cent from £69m to £112m.
Policy is placed in trust at application, exempting any payout from IHT liability.
Jones steps down after four years with the provider.
The Prudential Regulation Authority has set out plans to raise the FSCS compensation limit for annuities to 100 per cent of the fund.
Deal expected to complete later this year.
Money Marketing understands PruProtect will launch the new product next month, with Ageas UK set to follow in February 2015.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney delivered a speech to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.
Trade body agrees to collate data with a view to possibly publishing it in future.
MetLife to focus on product manufacturing but other insurers weigh growth of direct salesforce
Debbie Kennedy joins provider’s intermediary protection business.
Provider has not upgraded its CI definitions in 17 months.
Shadow financial secretary Cathy Jamieson says Government should not intervene.
As Aviva prepares to return to face-to-face protection advice, are we about to see the direct salesforce make a comeback?
Software provides price estimates, underwritten quote comparisons and additional benefits at point of sale.
Pollock to step down from board in May 2015.
McFarlane will replace Sir David Walker as chairman of Barclays in April
Group protection director David Williams also set to leave insurer.
Banks asked to reasses over two million old complaints and write to five million customers at “high risk” of having being missold
Regulator asks firms to review complaints about missold PPI as redress bill hits £16bn.
Adviser is taking insurer to small claims court over trail commission.
Chartered Insurance Institute level 4 qualification in advanced mortgage advice will be open from September.
Myles Rix will take over as insurer’s managing director for protection.
“My earnings insurance” is the first non-Holloway IP contract ever offered by Cirencester.
New service allows customers to purchase a life insurance policy without going through the full application process.
Insurer believes it can lobby more effectively on its own.
Sales boost attributed to growth in corporate benefits.