View more on these topics

Consolidated wins Scot Prov account

Scottish Provident has appointed London agency Consolidated Communications to replace Polhill as provider of its UK, offshore and group PR.

Scot Prov this week switched to Consolidated from Polhill Communications after a three-way pitch. Three teams at Consolidated will work to increase the life office&#39s brand profile and develop its position in the life market. Consolidated&#39s previous clients include DBS Management and Johnstone Douglas Group.

A Consolidated spokesman says one of its first jobs is to build Scot Prov&#39s position in the long-term care market, which the life office recently entered.


IFAs now split on mortgage market prospects

IFAs are now split over the short-term prospects for the mortgage market following months of upbeat assessments.Bank of Ireland Mortgages surveyed over 100 brokers and found that 43 per cent believe that the market will contract over the next three months. This compares with 20 per cent in June and just 3 per cent in […]

Royal & SunAlliance fined £225,000 over pension review

The Personal Investment Authority has fined Royal & Sun Alliance £225,000 for failures relating to past pension transfer and opt-out business.The life office was visited by a PIA enforcement team in September 1997. This identified delays mainly arising before the end of 1996 in information gathering, loss calculations and in discovering where responsibility for misselling […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment