Following an extensive selection and due diligence process Aviva announced that it would be providing a bespoke pension arrangement exclusively through Pro-Sport1. The Aviva Pro-Football and Pro-Rugby Group Pensions are market leading products that have important benefits for both cubs and players.
Pro-Sport1 works closely with the Aviva Sponsorship team following their £20 million investment into Pro-Rugby to ensure the programme delivers significant benefits to the Premiership Clubs. We are also proud to be working alongside the Rugby Players Association to promote financial planning for retirement as part of the Player Development Programme to over 500 professional Rugby players and have been appointed along with Aviva as their official partner for group pensions.
With £337 billion assets under management and 44.5m customers in a total of 28 countries, Aviva is the UK’s largest and world’s sixth-largest insurance group.
In the UK, Aviva has strongly committed to sport through its sponsorship of Football, Rugby and Athletics. Alongside the financial investment Aviva has produced market leading bespoke products for professional sports people. In the workplace Aviva currently runs over 30,000 Group Pension schemes and has already developed systems and administration platforms dedicated to supporting employer’s auto-enrolment programmes.
Bluefin Sport has over 20 years experience as a national provider of insurance and risk management solutions to the world of sport.
On behalf of their clients, they place tens of millions of pounds’ worth of business each year into the insurance market, and so they have an unrivalled ability to design and implement innovative products and services that provide the optimum levels of insurance protection whilst maintaining competitive premiums. Their services include;
- Public and Products Liability
- Employers Liability
- Stadia, Training Facilities and clubhouse protection.
- Professional Indemnity
- Legal Expenses
Bluefin Sport recently announced an exclusive working partnership with Pro-Sport1. Our combined product and service proposition now offers major sports clubs and associations a comprehensive solution set across the Commercial, General, Life and Pensions landscape that we believe is second to none in the industry.
The RPA is the representative body and collective voice of professional rugby players in England and exists "To promote and protect the interests of past, present and future professional rugby players in England."
Working closely with the Regional Player Development Managers Pro-Sport1 regularly addresses the playing squads to promote the Aviva Pro-Rugby Group pension and importantly the unique player protections which protect pension contributions in the event of injury or illness.