Ecclesiastical Life to sell Hinton & Wild

Ecclesiastical Life is to sell independent equity release adviser Hinton & Wild as part of a re-focussing of its financial services strategy.

Ecclesiasticals focus for the future will be on developing a multi-tie proposition and providing a range of financial products through third parties.

Hinton & Wild has been an Ecclesiastical insurance group company for eight years.

Chris Clark, head of business development at Ecclesiastical, said: Hinton & Wild is a successful specialist intermediary with a strong reputation for independent advice. Were looking for a buyer who will be able to continue to strengthen Hinton & Wilds unique reputation in the market and offer the best solution for customers and staff.