Insurance company websites are not meeting even the most basic customer experience standards according to a recent survey.
The increased use of integrated technology systems and social media will be vital to the development of IFA businesses post RDR, Aviva has warned.
Foster Denovo envisages the market will continue to experience similar challenges in the first half of 2010, and employers are going to be continually working to keep costs down.
The NHS in England must get better at diagnosing cancers at an earlier stage if it is to improve survival rates, the cancer tsar has said.
Groupama Insurance has adjusted its Personal Accident policy to aid brokers targeting the SME sector.
David Child, managing director of 1st - The Exchange, says the financial crisis and RDR mean strong business relationships with clients are more important than ever for advisers.
Aegon has produced a factsheet highlighting the importance of business protection for an adviser's clients.
IFAs believe marketing is important - but most do nothing about it, a survey suggests.
Payment protection specialists British insurance have breached Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) codes with a direct mailing promoting its products.
Nearly two-thirds (63%) of people in Britain continue to think ‘it' will never happen to them according to new independent research commissioned by Scottish Provident.
Leadbay has begun offering advisers accident, sickness and unemployment (ASU) leads, and income prot...
Advisers should concentrate more on internet marketing, according to IFA Life. Philip Calvert, foun...
Advisers should plan their marketing activities before an economic upturn, according to IFA Life. Ph...
Cover Story: Lead buying
Lead exchange marketplace LeadPoint has revealed it plans to launch more than ten new lead products in 2009.
The FSA has published its RDR feedback statement. Will distinguishing between independent and sales advice, setting minimum qualifications for IFAs and introducing a standard for independent advice 'reform the investment market' and increase confidence...
It is during hard times that people need protection the most but persuading them to part with their cash may be difficult. Roger Edwards offers some marketing advice
Fortis has just launched two new products after much hype. What do you think of Real Life Cover and Your Life Plan and do you think they will become industry templates for product innovation?
Helen Morrissey talks to a panel of experts about the challenges and prospects facing the annuity market
LeadPoint, a lead generation portal, is about to expand its offering and launch into the protection market. What do you think of such an idea, bearing in mind the current economic climate?
LeadPoint, a lead generation portal, is to expand its offering and launch into the protection arena,...