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L&G and Birmingham Midshires to form insurance partnership

Borrowers taking out a mortgage direct with Birmingham Midshires will soon be offered mortgage insurance products provided by Legal & General.

Subject to contract and regulatory approval, the new partnership will take effect from spring 2004. Products on offer will include life assurance, household insurance and accident, sickness and unemployment cover.

Legal & General&#39s technology solution, On-line Term Assurance, will enable details to be taken over the phone and in many case confirm acceptance on the spot.

Legal & General&#39s director of UK Operations Robin Phipps says: “Not only can we provide market leading, value for money mortgage insurance policies but we&#39ve also worked hard to develop telephone and web-based technologies that make the process quick and simple for customers. We are delighted to be working with Birmingham Midshires as it continue its impressive growth as a key business division within HBOS.”

Birmingham Midshires managing director Dan Watkins says: “This agreement will enable us to focus on our very successful core mortgage and savings business, whilst giving our customers access to a wide range of competitive insurance products. Legal & General&#39s internet and telephone technology will ensure that our customers receive an efficient and reliable service”.


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  • Kerry Bain 20th May 2019 at 10:47 pm

    Very disappointed with legal and general cover. Left us high and dry with this policy we had for 20 years when claimed we were told no track and find on policy which we never offered or did not know we didn’t have
    Response. Off them it’s your responsibility to make sure u have it. How many others know about track and find