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Scottish Provident

This year&#39s winner was Scottish Provident who also enjoyed success in the Best Life Protection Provider and Company of the Year category. ScotProv head of marketing David Robinson is delighted. He says: &#34We are regarded by IFAs as the most innovative provider in the market and that really is at the heart of what we do.&#34
Taking the gong for second place was Norwich Union. Norwich Union Healthcare managing director Mike Siomiak: &#34We have earned our success through product innovation, and through the high priority we give to maintaining strong and constructive relationships with intermediaries. We have consistently led the way with new types of health insurance plans designed to stimulate the market and meet customers&#39 changing needs. This remains our highest priority, and our work on exciting new products continues.”
Clinching third was Friends Provident which believes it recognition by the judges rests in part because of its client services track record plus its sales support commitment. Friends communications manager Jim Murdoch says: &#34Our claims service is as good as anyone in the business. We are proud that claims are paid without any hassle and of our ongoing dialogue with IFAs and clients.&#34

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