The FCA is undertaking "exploratory work” to understand equity release and later life mortgage lending over fears improper advice may have been given to older clients.
The CII's Insuring Women's Futures Initiative has launched its 2019 manifesto and outlined guidance for financial services firms to help female financial resilience.
As the proportion of the population aged 80 or over grows, Bob Champion asks if housing wealth is playing a big enough role in later life financial planning.
The equity release market has experienced its busiest quarter so far this year and its third busiest on record as older homeowners continued to access property wealth, Equity Release Council (ERC) figures have revealed.
The number of people hurtling towards retirement over the next 20 years is significant, writes Bob Champion. Here, he asks if advisers are ready, willing and able to help.
Jim Boyd looks at the challenges posed by an ageing population and asks what can be done to make accessing housing wealth easier for more people...
Bob Champion asks if advisers need to rethink their attitude to housing wealth when assessing whether a potential client is a viable proposition.
Mark Gregory is out to bust some myths when it comes to equity release. Here, he explores the 'rule of 72'
Pensioners who ignore safe withdrawal rates are being dropped by their advisers, writes Bob Champion. Here he explores who is behaving badly...
Wingate Financial Planning, Berry & Oak, Strategic Solutions Chartered Financial Planners and Rowley Turton IFA were named as the four regional winners of the...