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Focus offers delivery of The Matrix

Focus Business Solutions has announced the delivery of a new point of sale system for Assurant Solutions to enable lenders and brokers to sell its new mortgage protection product The Matrix.
The Matrix offers access to over 250,000 possible policy combinations and was launched in April 2006.
Focus director of mortgage solutions Manjit Rana says: “Our business relationship with Assurant Solutions is particularly significant for Focus in moving our technology solutions into new market areas.”


Invesco Perpetual bolsters Asian equities team

William Lam has been appointed to join Invesco Perpetual’s Henley-based Asian equities team.Lam, who joins the team on May 22, will help to selectstocks from Taiwan and Korea across all funds managed by the Asian team.Lam was formerly an analyst at Orbis Investment Advisory, specialising in the global telecoms and technology sectors.

Live cover gap static as IP divide widens

Swiss Re’s annual industry protection report reveals that the life assurance protection gap remained static at £2.3 trillion in 2005/6 for the first time ever but the income protection gap grew to £170bn.

Benefits of using a probate bare trust

Have you ever wondered what happens to someone’s investment bond on their death if it is not written in trust? When someone dies it is essential to deal with their estate, which can be made up of their home, belongings, investment bonds and anything else they may have owned. But, it is not as simple […]


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