partners with medical insurance comparison website ActiveQuote

Published: Fri Jan 20 2012 is pleased to announce the launch of its latest partnership with private medical insurance comparison website ActiveQuote which will power the private medical insurance service. recognises that consumers want the best experience when comparing products online. The new partnership with ActiveQuote will strengthen customer’s choice on private health insurance for both themselves and their families.

Private medical insurance has always been seen as a complicated issue; however wanted to make this experience for customers as simple as possible, as well as providing them with the best benefits.

Price is not the most important factor with private medical insurance. Low cost policies often exclude important benefits. ActiveQuote's unique online comparison tool allows customers to refine their search with immediate updates to the price instantly shown on the comparison page. Consumers can specify exactly what they want in a policy and the site will remove unsuitable quotes. Every variable can be tailored online, including excess, choosing a different hospital list or adding an option such as dental cover.

Richard Theo, Managing Director of ActiveQuote commented: "We are really excited about the launch of our private medical insurance comparison on which is the one of the best known insurance comparison brands in the UK. It is a real endorsement of the quality of user experience and customer service that we have strived to achieve here at ActiveQuote."

Matthew Lloyd, Head of life insurance at continues: "We are delighted at the appointment of ActiveQuote as our new partner. For specialist products such as private medical insurance, consumers are looking for an excellent online comparison coupled with excellent off-line advice and we believe that ActiveQuote have proven their leadership in both of these areas."

About was the UK's first price comparison site for car insurance. is one of the UK’s biggest and most popular price comparison services. Launched in 2002, it generates over one million quotes per month. It has expanded its range of comparison products over the last couple of years to include home insurance, travel insurance, pet insurance, car insurance, motorbike insurance, breakdown cover and energy, as well as financial services products including credit cards, loans, mortgages and life insurance.

Specialist comparisons can be made on products such as over 60 life insurance and classic car insurance. is not a supplier, insurance company or broker. It provides a free, objective and unbiased comparison service.’s service is based on the most up-to-date information provided by UK suppliers and industry regulators. is owned by the Admiral Group plc. Admiral listed on the London Stock Exchange in September 2004. is regulated by the FSA.

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