The Manufacturing, Science and Finance Union (MSF), the UK’s
largest white-collar trade union, is launching a scheme to sell its
members a range of branded financial services and consumer goods.
MSF, which represents 500,000 workers, has joined forces with AXA to
sell financial products, including life insurance and pensions.
Standalone brand, MSF First, will offer the financial packages as well
as white goods, mobile phones and cars.
The partnership with AXA and broker Uniservice, which will supply the
non-financial products, will be announced by Tony Blair at the TUC
conference on September 14.
Miles Webber, director of communications at MSF, said: ’There is
competition among unions and we have to add value to people’s