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Sun Life set for internet drive

Sun Life & Provincial is poised to offer insurance products over the internet and plans to move into on-line banking and share dealing before the end of the year.


Sun Life will begin selling health insurance via the web within the next few weeks and follow this with a stakeholder friendly pension suited to internet access.


Sun Life says a separate company had been established which would receive tens of millions in investment.


The group says it will adopt an “open-portal” approach and will sell its products alongside its competitors to widen customer choice.

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