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Widows improves website

Scottish Widows is revamping its extranet service next month with the addition of fund performance data powered by Morningstar.

The scottishwidows.co.uk/ifa site has been overhauled to give improved navigability, with more content available in front of the secure log-in.

Morningstar will provide independent data analysis to help IFAs research and support investment decisions, as well as check clients&#39 investments online.

Users can access up-to-date valuations on Peps, Isas, unit trusts, stakeholder pensions and life products.

Head of e-marketing Colin Watt says: “Feedback from IFAs identified a need for additional functionality which would allow more detailed analysis of funds and their performance. We are therefore delighted to offer the Morningstar service to IFAs.”

Morningstar UK chief executive Tobias Webb says: “The Morningstar solution will give advisers seamless access to information, data and tools on Scottish Widows&#39 products.”

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