Business Protection

Business protection is all about insuring for the unexpected. It's a way of protecting your business if something goes wrong.


Key Person Insurance

Key Person Insurance

Key person insurance is an important form of business insurance. There is no legal definition for 'key person insurance'. In general, it can be described as an insurance policy taken out by a business to protect that business for potential financial losses that could arise from the death or extended incapacity of an important member of the business specified on the policy.

Partnership Protection

Partnership Protection

One of the great risks of a business partnership is that one of the partners may die or suffer a specified critical illness, with his or her share of the business passing to their beneficiaries. The safety net is a pre-arranged scheme to ensure the surviving partners have enough funds to buy out the departed partner's interest in the business.

Relevant Life Plan

Relevant Life Plan

A Relevant Life Plan is a death-in-service benefit taken out by a company on behalf of an employee.

Shareholder Protection

Shareholder Protection

In the interests of financial security, business stability, and continuity - particularly for private limited companies where there may only be a small number of principal shareholders - it is important to provide a safety net following the loss of a shareholder

Markets

UK GDP shrank a record 20.4 per cent in the second quarter to plunge the country into its largest ever recession as the coronavirus struck.
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the UK officially falls into recession
The New Zealand Dollar tumbled after the RBNZ expanded its asset purchasing program and flagged the potential implementation of negative interest rates.
New Zealand's central bank surprised markets on Wednesday by expanding its bond-buying programme and warned that policy rates might have to go below zero to revive the coronavirus-battered economy as the country was plunged back into lockdown.