Halifax extend GI to Positive

The deal means that Positive Solutions' network of 1,674 advisers will be able to provide Halifax's market leading insurance products.

Members will now have access to Halifax Home Buildings and Contents Insurance and Accident Sickness and Unemployment (ASU) Cover.

Head of mortgage intermediaries at Halifax General Insurance, Jon Craven, said: "We have invested heavily in the intermediary channel over the last couple of years and it is now starting to bear fruit.

"We've listened to brokers and refined our products and systems to ensure quality and value for the customer, simplicity of sale and a decent return for the broker. This deal is another boost to our ongoing growth strategy in the intermediary market.

Chris Hull, development manager for Positive Solutions, added: “We are delighted to be offering our members a quality insurance product from such a strong brand as Halifax. Positive Solutions prides itself on offering a range of products and services designed to deliver excellence to our clients and advisers in a professional and efficient manner. The Halifax General Insurance offering is a valuable addition to our portfolio.”