View more on these topics

Widows critical claim rejection rate is 16%

Scottish Widows paid out more than £25m on 774 critical-illness insurance claims in the year to last October and rejected 16 per cent of claims.

Recommended

A Premier league plan

Premier Fund Managers has introduced the European growth plan, a capital-protected bond that could mature earlier than its six-year term.

Widows reopening door to property fund

Scottish Widows is lifting the restrictions on investments into its property life fund.In June 2006, new flows of business into the property life fund were restricted to a maximum of 15 per cent of funds invested. This was to prevent performance of the fund being compromised by a high cash weighting.Head of market relations George […]

90% of advisers oppose contract-out ban

Ninety per cent of advisers are against the Government’s plan to scrap contracting out of the state second pension on a money-purchase basis, according to the latest poll on pension guru Steve Bee’s BeeHive website.Bee says: “If it is typical of what all IFAs think, nine out of 10 IFAs are in favour of people […]

Mothers missing out on millions

By Steve Webb, director of policy and external communications The ninth Royal London Policy Paper discusses how thousands of mothers are missing out on state pension rights when they don’t have to Earlier this month we published the ninth Royal London Policy Paper, entitled ‘Mothers Missing out on Millions’. It focuses on the thousands of mothers […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm

    Email: customerservices@moneymarketing.com