October 2016

Building Resilient Households Report

by ProtectionReview 31/10/16 Category: Latest News

Please see attached a press release issued on behalf of the Income Protection Task Force, which gives details about the CII “Building Resilient Households” report, which launches on the 31/10.  An embargoed copy of the report is also attached – the report will be live on the CII site from 9 a.m. on Monday (link at the bottom of the press release). This report makes the case for tackling the issue of financial resilience among British households and calls for a taskforce to be established, involving the Government, which will bring change to means-testing rules and help to create a…
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5QI: Warren Copp, Pacific Life Re

by ProtectionReview 20/10/16 5QI

What was the first record you can remember buying? I Don’t like Mondays: Boomtown Rats What is your biggest pet hate about the world of financial services? Scripted phone calls. If you employ people to represent you then at least let them be themselves. What is your favourite film, and why? (Or book, if you prefer) The Great Escape. I wanted to be Steve McQueen. (Still do). What is currently the biggest issue facing reinsurers in the UK market? Commoditisation of reinsurance purchasing. If you could change one thing overnight about the protection industry, what would it be? Make buying…
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