Lloyds Banking Group made a loss of £3.5bn last year - largely due to money set aside to cover payment protection insurance (PPI) claims - and said its bonus pool was down 30% against 2010.
Online payment protection insurance (PPI) provider Paymentcare is offering a 30.8% commission to brokers who switch clients' policies to one of its products.
Critical illness (CI) and mortgage payment protection insurance (MPPI) are among the most complicated financial products for consumers to understand, the ABI has found.
The FSA is currently consulting on its guidance for payment protection insurance (PPI) and potential replacement products such as short-term income protection (STIP).
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A buyers' guide to short-term income protection (IP) and mortgage payment protection insurance (MPPI) has been launched to assist consumer awareness of the products.
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Protecting the biggest purchase a person is likely to make should be a key decision. Owain Thomas asks whether mortgage payment protection insurance is still a worthwhile option.
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Defaqto has said it believes short term income protection (IP) products are likely to become the replacement for payment protection insurance (PPI).
Assurant Intermediary has launched new Accident Sickness and Unemployment (ASU) products it said are an antidote to problems plaguing payment protection insurance (PPI) in recent years.
Andrew Clothier reminds that many with mortgage payment protection products are over insured or not insured at all.
IFAs are set to be hit with a hike in professional indemnity insurance (PII) premiums as increasingly selective insurers respond to a sharp rise in claim values, warns Tenet.
LV= has announced improved flexibility and lower pricing for its mortgage and lifestyle protection product.
Cardif Pinnacle has signed a five year contract to supply Mortgage Payment Protection Insurance (MPPI) to mortgage borrowers at Yorkshire Building Society.
The Financial Services Consumer Panel (FSCP) has welcomed the announcement of FSA action and an industry-wide refund on Mortgage Payment Protection Insurance (MPPI) totalling £60m.
The FSA and Mortgage Payment Protection Insurance (MPPI) firms have agreed an industry-wide package of measures for consumers.
New product launch puts Paymentshield back in standalone MPPI market
Insurers try to restore broker confidence in MPPI
Mortgage PPI must be excluded from the Competition Comission's investigation into payment protection insurance, the AMI argues.
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Struggling homeowners may be at increased risk of home repossession because of the FSA's investigations into loan protection insurance, according to CETA Insurance.