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Money Marketing feels that a recent report in The Scotsman&#39s business section is a little harsh on Standard Life. “Standard Life roadshow leaves Scots short-changed,” rages the front-page headline, above a story about how Europe&#39s biggest mutual has placed Caledonian venues at the end of a roadshow for disgruntled policyholders to air their views.

“Scots will be among the last to be given the chance to air their views,” moans the article.

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In Focus — May 2015: private medical insurance market in Germany

Welcome to the latest edition of In Focus. In this issue, Jelf examines the private medical insurance market for employers with expatriate workforces in Germany. This includes the common challenges faced in sourcing appropriate coverage, along with a selection of available solutions. This will be of particular interest to HR/reward decision makers with employees based in Germany. It will assess the cultural norms, risks and backdrop that are relevant to organisations with expatriate staff in this location.

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