Written by Kevin Okell on 24 May 2018
Feature first seen in Money Marketing on 24/05/2018
An FCA review this week put robos in the firing line over suitability and disclosure. Support from advisers then poured in, praising the FCA for standing up to robo advice. Yet nowhere on the FCA’s website or in the press was there mention of an advice gap, nor mention of the UK savings gap – now estimated at over £300bn. The regulator is too busy attacking robos to realise that the rules need to be re-written. Robo advice can help the 10 million UK consumers no longer able, or prepared, to pay for traditional advice services. The only problem with that is it would require serious regulatory change from a regulator that cannot see the bigger picture
API your business
Written by Michael James on 2 January 2019
APIs are high on digital agendas right now and the case for them can be compelling, especially if you want to expand your distribution channels and leverage capability across a broad and varied IT estate.
Insurers make strides in digitising claims and renewals
Written by Mark Andrews on 4 December 2018
Altus’ updated General Insurance Digital rankings have been released for 2018, which focus on the major providers in the Home and Car Insurance markets.