UK-based travel insurer Avanti Insurance has selected Collinson Insurance Group as its new partner for travel insurance solutions.

The company will also provide underwriting capacity for Avanti’s travel insurance policies.

Collinson Insurance Group divisional director Steve Scott said, "They are a well-known brand that are growing fast and we have worked with them to provide a number of products in support of their future growth aspirations."

"We have extensive experience and expertise in their particular target market and their strategy is aligned to ours in offering quality and relevant products to our partners and their clients."

Avanti Insurance managing director Glen Smith said the new branded policies will cover all ages and a wide range of pre existing medical conditions.

"We have worked with Collinson to launch a new range of products for Single and Annual Multi-trips ensuring we can meet our clients’ needs," Smith added.

According to Avanti and the Office of National Statistics, people above 50 are travelling more frequently and further afield.