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Privacy watchdog urges Canadian insurers not to ask for genetic test results

Canada’s privacy watchdog has called on the country’s health and life insurance industry not to ask applicants for access to existing genetic test results, “until such time as they can be shown to be demonstrably necessary and effective”. 22 Jul 2014

Government response to Freedom & Choice paves the way for innovation – but there are key issues for providers, employers and trustees to contend with

The pensions 'guidance guarantee', underpinning reforms to UK pensions which will give savers more freedom and choice about how they access their pensions, will be delivered by independent advisory bodies rather than product providers, the UK government has... 21 Jul 2014

New Insurance Bill would present challenges to insurers, says expert

Proposed changes to business insurance contract laws would pose a number of challenges for insurers, an expert has said. 21 Jul 2014

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