Regulator calls for increased clarity of information on comparison sites

Key industry figures have rallied behind the Financial Service Authority's (FSA) insurance comparison website review findings, accepting that action will be needed to ensure consumers received straightforward and accurate information.

The FSA reported that while most websites provided "clear, fair and not misleading" information to customers, aggregators would need to improve the quality of information obtained from insurers about the levels of excesses that apply to policies and clarify the assu