Insurance Age

Smee & Ford given investment boost

Smee & Ford, owner of the Mortascreen and Halo datasheets, a database used to suppress direct mail and tackle deceased identity fraud in the UK, has been given an investment boost. The company was acquired by Wilmington Group and both products will continue to be promoted by Shipley-based mature marketing specialist Millenniun, which has secured a ten year contract to exclusively market the brands. Millennium's Karen Webster, product director of Mortascreen and Halo, said: "With the recent i