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Getting into the detail of Business Protection Insurance

21 June 2021
In this ‘everything you need to know’ we share some of our recent insights, getting stuck into the detail of business protection insurance.

Explaining Bitcoin’s behaviour

17 June 2021
In this article we explore Bitcoin's behaviour.

Construction and manufacturing sectors borrow the most to fund insurance

17 June 2021
The construction and manufacturing sectors are the most likely to rely on credit to help pay for insurance, new analysis from the UK’s leadi ...

The key trust and estate issues from 2020 - Part IV

16 June 2021
Over the last three months, we have considered some aspects of important issues from 2020. This month we will consider some significant Cour ...

Non-medical underwriting limits

14 June 2021
In this ‘everything you need to know’ we bring together our insights on the four main types of protection insurance, looking at underwriting ...

Insurer Claims Processes »
in this week’s Everything you need to know, we bring together a summary of different insurers approach to the process of claiming on a plan.
SMEs bank on credit to fund business insurance as COVID hits cash »
Many SMEs and corporates are borrowing more to fund business insurance with owners most likely to rely on credit cards, new research1 from the UK’s leading premium finance company, Premium Credit, shows.
Backstage with Keith Richards – 1 June 2021 »
Wow, what an unusually fantastic Bank Holiday weekend which I hope everyone managed to enjoy. As I travel into London today the great weather and clear blue skies continue which makes everything seem so much more positive.
Pension planning to retain child benefit and the personal allowance »
This article provides a brief overview of a planning option available to individuals who may otherwise be affected as a result of these allowances, thresholds and rates being unchanged for next five years.
Quick action required to take advantage of the stamp duty holiday »
The stamp duty holiday was initially introduced by Chancellor, Rishi Sunak in July 2020 as the country was coming out of its first lockdown due to the coronavirus and was expected to apply until 31 March 2021. However, in the Spring Budget, the stamp duty holiday was extended until the end of June 2021.
Claims statistics and stories »
In this ‘everything you need to know’ we bring together some of our recent insight articles on the subject of claims.
Cash is still not king »
Terence Moll, Head of Investment Strategy and ESG, 7IM shares thoughts about cash being king.  
Backstage with Keith Richards – 19 May 2021 »
FCA consultation paper – claims management phoenixing You may be aware of the FCA’s consultation paper exploring ways to prevent claims management phoenixing.
The key trust and estate issues from 2020 - Part III »
This month we will look at the introduction, or the expansion, of online probate processes and online process for land registration and more.
Insurance customers increase borrowing to afford vital cover »
Premium credit share their research on credit borrowed over the past year
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