FCA probes travel insurance cover for cancer patients


The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is looking into the challenges cancer patients face in accessing travel insurance. The watchdog is seeking views and evidence of the issues firms face in providing travel insurance for consumers who have, or have had, cancer. It will also look at the reasons for pricing difference in premiums quoted. Christopher Woolard, executive director of strategy and competition at the FCA, said: “Being able to access financial services is critical for people to fully p