Equity release

FCA puts equity release under scrutiny over reputation ‘concerns’

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) could step up its regulation of the equity release market after...

Can equity release help solve the long-term care funding crisis?

The recent Equity Release Council figures which showed that lending in the second quarter of 2015 - at £384m - was the largest of...

Just Retirement and Partnership merger is ‘not death of annuities’

Enhanced annuity specialist Partnership is to merge with rival provider Just Retirement in the wake of...

In pictures: Retirement Planner Forum and Awards 2015

Delegates at the second Retirement Planner Forum and Awards heard from keynote speakers Rory Percival of the FCA and former pensions minister Steve Webb...

In pictures: Retirement Planner Awards 2015 winners

Five financial advice firms at the very top of retirement planning were presented with Retirement Planner Awards in July. Congratulations to all the winning firms...

Andrea Rozario: We must break the equity release taboo

The equity release industry is continuing to progress and record-breaking numbers of homeowners are releasing tax-free cash from the equity in their home. More than...

Equity release sales hit £380m in second quarter

The appeal of using property wealth as an extra source of retirement income continues to...

Why IFAs should offer Pension Wise retirees free regulated advice

It’s been a little over three months since the introduction of the government’s guidance guarantee for the newly-retired and the launch of the Pension...

Retirement Advantage pulls equity release products

Retirement Advantage has pulled a number of products from the equity release market, leaving just...

Revealed: Retirement Planner Awards 2015 winners

Five outstanding retirement advice firms were honoured at the Retirement Planner Awards 2015.
 

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