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Webline invests 250k on new developments

Webline has announced a 250,000 investment in new developments for the portal as a result of adviser feedback.
The selected enhancements will provide advisers with additional more advanced comparison facilities to provide a better service to the client and offer more opportunity to up-sell products.
The other main area of development focuses on providing additional management information relating to advisers key performance indicators.
The enhancements come after feedback from the portals recent user forum where customers were asked to identify specific system enhancements and services they would like to see available over the coming months.
Webline client and operations director Matt Humphrey says: It became evident that there were four clear developments for us to focus on and we estimate that the projects most in demand would cost around a quarter of a million pounds in total to develop. We will be holding further user forums later in the year to update on progress and get further feedback.

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