The claim, the longest lasting of LV= income protection claims, is being paid to a woman who was unable to return to work since 1987.
iPipeline’s PreQuo technology will allow Meet Parker to give indicative life insurance premiums to brokers.
Rob Quayle, chief executive at Direct Life, said: “It’s been a really exciting time for Direct Life since the investment from LSL, and Iain’s drive and experience will add a new dimension to our growth and success.”
Vita will work with Principality across its branch network, providing telephone advice to all Principality members.
Research by Openwork found that around 69% of financial advice firms expect to grow their businesses over the next 12 months providing the ideal opportunity to recruit more women.
Kevin Paterson (pictured) has been confirmed as the new managing director of protection distributor Enduralife.
Mark Hutchings, managing director of Berkeley Alexander, said: “I’m delighted to welcome Natasha to the team. She has a solid commercial insurance background and experience working with some leading brokers in the market.”
‘Host insurance’ complements a home insurance policy and provides cover for guest injuries, property loss, or damage caused by hosting activities.
Fairfield Money has launched two new brands – Cambridge Money and Stamford & Rutland Money – to offer whole of market mortgage and protection advice.
The research also shows that younger residents continue to pay slightly more for their home insurance.