Professional advisers should not fear the pension reforms »
Pensions expert (now Pensions Minister) Dr Ros Altmann discusses
the opportunity the pension reforms present to the advice sector be
able to demonstrate, to consumers, the value of financial advice.
The freedoms were designed to ensure all pension savers, whether
their funds are large or small, have the same freedoms and
flexibility. But the new rules do mean there are new risks that
pension savers will need to understand and consider.
Life insurance in China »
The text available here is an extract of the report "Life
insurance in China, key trends and opportunities to 2018. Timetric,
May 2015". It provides an outlook over the life insurance industry
in China, with supporting statistics.
The interview: Ciindy »
Ciindy- the face of the CII's MADE SIMPLE talks to The
Journal about the Institute's new free insurance information
Finding common ground »
A landmark meeting in London recently saw the heads of major
insurance organisations gather round a table to discuss how the
sector can work together to grow as a profession. Michelle Worvell
heard what the had to say.
The age of the Chartered Professional »
Following completion of an independent review of the Chartered
titles, a number of enhancements to the scheme are being
introduced. The Journal reveals what's new.
Warming to the task »
The Insurance Fraud Taskforce has released its interim report,
detailing where its focus will fall, as Jennifer Brough
Technology, big data »
Data protection is back in the headlines again after the UK
Court of Appeal made a significant ruling paving the way for
millions of claims, which could find their way to the insurance
General Election 2015 »
This year's General Election is the most keenly contested in a
generation, with host of outcomes still possible. The CII has
produced a number of election related publications for members
ahead of vote on 7 May.
CII briefing: General Election 2015 »
This CII briefing provides an overview of the various party
manifestos ahead of the General Election on 7 May.
Private medical insurance in the UK »
The text available here is an extract of the report 'Private
medical insurance in the UK, key trends and opportunities to 2017.
©Timetric. March 2014'. It provides an overview on the
private medical insurance industry in the UK, with supporting
Chancellor's pension reforms launched »
Following preparation since the announcement in Budget 2014, the
Government's personal pensions tax freedoms and related reforms
came into force on 6 April 2015.
CII skills manifesto 2015 »
Ahead of May's General Election, the CII has identified five
policy issues that an incoming government will need to tackle if
the UK is to develop and maintain the skills base required to
compete on the global stage.
Changes to Corporate Chartered status explained »
As the Chartered Insurance Institute confirms changes to its
Corporate Chartered titles , for both financial services and
general insurance, Ant Gould talks to Steve Jenkins, the
CII's director, financial services and insurance markets,
about the reasons for the changes, the review process and what the
key changes are.
Income protection and critical illness insurance in the UK »
The text available here is an extract of the report
"Income protection and critical illness insurance in the UK, key
trends and opportunities to 2018. Timetric. February, 2015". It
provides an overview on the Income protection and critical
illness insurance market in the UK, with supporting
The Journal February-March 2015 (full issue) »
The full issue of the Journal for February/March 2015.