UK - Sun Life Financial of Canada has launched an equity partner group risk cover plan which is applicable for both business partners and employees.
The firm said bundling together cover for both main and equity partners will prove more convenient for firms, as only one set of data has to be supplied.
It will also save money as there are no extra set-up costs or policy fees to include.
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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