Category: General Insurance

Prior (pictured) joined L&G as an insurance account manager, where he managed key broker/partner relationships within the broker channel.

Secondly the FCA wants to change its rules to make it clear that tools which allow customers to search and filter available mortgages may not be giving advice.

Mortgage completions were valued at over £1.6bn, with case numbers up 8% on the first quarter of 2018, while mortgage applications placed through the business were valued at just short of £2.5bn, up 9% year-on-year.

The FCA has highlighted it’s essential that people can access high quality, good value insurance products and warned it will intervene with both firms and senior managers where it sees them failing to give their customers value. It found many firms lack focus on good customer outcomes and need to address this urgently.

The guide, which includes step-by-step information about the moving process, useful tips and checklists, is unbranded. It contains information from what to do as soon as a decision has been made to move through to tips for a successful moving day.

Until now, advisers who had pending policies with outstanding details, such as no start date or missing bank details, were required to call the adviser support team to provide the necessary information over the phone.

Graves’ adviser protection club launched just three weeks ago, offering support to advisers throughout the protection sale. Moore, an alumnus of Bright Grey (Royal London) and Scottish Widows, has over 20 years’ experience in financial services marketing, product and proposition design roles.

It’s headed up by Paul Tait, who has experience in banking, fintech, mortgage brokerages and estate agencies and was part of the original team that set up online mortgage broker Habito.

Key features include: a referral facility, bespoke panel and access an online quoting system, Quoforma+ with access to policy and renewal information, dashboard management information and commission statements.

The insurer said it has gone one step further in making the processing of GI quicker than ever before.