Assurant Intermediary enhances insurance product

Jessica Nangle

August 20, 2019

mortgage applications

Assurant Intermediary has enhanced its additions household insurance product with improved acceptance criteria in association with insurer UK General.

The enhancements include refined postcode ratings, eased credit history terms, subsidence areas reconsidered, and more cover for listed buildings.

Higher valuables contents sums are assured along with home business use acceptance criteria being significantly widened.

Richard Miles, director of Assurant Intermediary, said: “Assurant Intermediary has enjoyed a long standing business relationship with UK General for many years.

“The partnership has been very close and as a result, we are delighted to provide the kind of enhancements that our adviser partners have been telling us that they want to see.

“These product enhancements help us to cover additional areas and grow business levels for our partners.”

Matthew Schofield, chief commercial officer at UK General, added: “Assurant Intermediary has significantly grown their business levels with us this year and is a valued partner.

“Thanks to the feedback they have provided from their advisers, we have been able to reassess particular areas to expand our cover and incorporate some of these changes to accept more risk areas and cover options.”

Sign up to our daily email