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New Broker Quote Tool Launches For Individual Expatriate Brokers

Individual expatriate insurer launches new online quote tool for global broker community. Easier than ever to generate quotes for clients. Brokers can send quotes to clients without having to leave the tool.

Cigna Global Individual Private Medical Insurance has announced the launch of a new online Broker Quote Tool making it easier than ever before for international health insurance brokers to build and compare quotes for their clients.

The newly designed tool, built in partnership with brokers themselves, enables the user to:

  • Compare up to three side-by-side quotes in seconds
  • Generate indicative pricing with only the essential information needed for a price
  • Use the tool without logins, each broker has their own unique URL link
  • Email quotes to clients directly from the tool in a professional quote pack document containing the broker’s contact details
  • Save and retrieve quotes

The launch is the latest in a line of technology investments from the international insurer which is aiming to become the broker's carrier of choice.

Phil Austin, Head of Global Individual Private Medical Insurance at Cigna said, “We spent time listening to what brokers need when building quotes for clients. The focus has been on developing a tool that is as quick and easy to use as possible, whilst still providing really useful functionality which improves the broker / client journey. I truly believe this tool will be a great asset for international health insurance brokers.”

The Broker Quote Tool is available now for all registered Cigna Global brokers. To register, visit

For more information about Cigna Global and how you can start offering international health insurance plans, visit

About Cigna Global Health Options

Cigna is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. As an operating subsidiary, Cigna Global Health Options provides global international health care plans designed for customers who want the flexibility of having easy access to high quality health care around the world.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America and Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York.

Such products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products including group life, accident and disability insurance. Cigna maintains sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has approximately 80 million customer relationships throughout the world. To learn more about Cigna®, including links to follow us on Facebook or Twitter, visit  



ONLY 1 Position Remains On Maritime Labour Convention 2006 Round Table Business Forum

The Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) is an International Labour Organization convention established in 2006 as the Fourth pillar of international maritime law and embodies "all up-to-date standards of existing international maritime labour Conventions and Recommendations, as well as the fundamental principles to be found in other international labour Conventions".

Title 4 of the MLC covers Health Protection, Medical Care, Welfare and Social Security Protection.

Medical care on board ship and ashore: Seafarers should be covered for and have access to medical care while on board; in principle at no cost and of a quality comparable to the standards of health care on shore. Countries through which territory a ship is passing should guarantee treatment on shore in serious cases.

Shipowners' liability: Seafarers should be protected from the financial effects of "sickness, injury or death occurring in connection with their employment". This includes at least 16 weeks of payment of wages after start of sickness.

Health and safety protection and accident prevention: A safe and hygienic environment should be provided to seafarers both during working and resting hours and measures should be taken to take reasonable safety measures.

Access to shore-based welfare facilities: Port states should provide "welfare, cultural, recreational and information facilities and services" and to provide easy access to these services. The access to these facilities should be open to all seafarers irrespective of race, sex, religion or political opinion.

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