Unum has reported record first quarter sales of £7.8m.
Sales were up 190 per cent to £7.8m over the first quarter in 1998. The figure was also up 12 per cent on its previous record, set in the fourth quarter of 1998.
IFA group and individual business was up 138 per cent to £4.3m and 62 per cent to £0.4m respectively compared to last year.
But the largest recorded gain was from Unum's European branches where business grew by 681 per cent to £0.2m