Awards

We are delighted to have been recognised with a range of prestigious industry awards and ratings, showing our commitment to support our customers and financial advisers over the years.

2019

Defaqto Gold Rating for Pension Service

Defaqto Gold Rating for Protection Service

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Drawdown – Scottish Widows Retirement Account

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Decreasing Term Critical Illness – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Level Term Critical Illness – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Critical Illness Cover (Standalone) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance Decreasing (Advised) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance Level Term (Advised) – Scottish Widows Protect

Moneyfacts 5 Star Rating for – Scottish Widows Retirement Account

2018

Workplace Savings & Benefits Awards - Financial Education Provider of the Year

The FDs’ Excellence Awards 2018 - Pension Firm of the Year

Mortgage Strategy Awards 2018 Winner - Best Large Loan Lender

Pensions Age Awards - Pensions Provider of the Year

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Critical Illness Cover – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Critical Illness Cover (Standalone) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Level Term Critical Illness – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Decreasing Term Critical Illness – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance Decreasing (Advised) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance Level Term (Advised) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Drawdown – Scottish Widows Retirement Account

Defaqto Gold Rating for Pension Service – Scottish Widows Retirement Account

Moneyfacts 2018 SIPP star rating, 5 Star – Retirement Account

5* Financial Adviser Service Awards 2018

5* Financial Adviser Service Awards 2018 - Investments

5* Financial Adviser Service Awards 2018 - Mortgage Lenders and Packagers

5* Financial Adviser Service Awards 2018 - Life And Pensions

2017

Financial Adviser Service Awards Life and Pensions provider – 5 star

Financial Adviser Service Awards Investments provider – 5 star

Financial Adviser Service Awards Mortgage provider – 5 star

Financial Adviser Service Awards Company of the Year – 5 star

Workplace Savings & Benefits Awards - Benefit Communications Innovation of the Year

Money Marketing Awards Winner - Advertising Campaign of the year 2017 - Change your life in an hour

Moneywise Awards Winner - Best Offset Mortgage Provider 2017

FDs' Excellence Awards - Pension Firm of the Year

Pensions Age Awards - Pensions Provider of the Year

Defaqto Gold Rating for Protection Service – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Decreasing Term Critical Illness – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Level Term Critical Illness – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance Decreasing (Advised) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance Level Term (Advised) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Critical Illness Cover (Standalone) – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Critical Illness Cover – Scottish Widows Protect

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Auto Enrolment Contract Based Group Personal Pension - S. Widows Corporate

Moneyfacts Awards Financial Adviser Service Awards Winner - Best Group Pension Provider

2016

Financial Adviser Service Awards Life and Pensions provider – 5 star

Financial Adviser Service Awards Life and Pensions Provider – Most Improved

Financial Adviser Service Awards Investments Provider – 5 star

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance (Advised)

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance (Advised) Level Term

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance (Advised) Decreasing Term

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Critical Illness

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Level Term Critical Illness

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Decreasing Term Critical Illness

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Standalone Critical Illness

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Auto Enrolment

Moneywise Awards Winner - Best Offset Mortgage Provider 2016

Your Mortgage Awards Winner - Best Offset Mortgage Lender 2016-17

2015

Defaqto 5 Star Rating for Life Assurance (Advised)

Moneywise Awards Winner - Best Offset Mortgage Provider 2015