Equity release

Equity release lending closes in on £1bn in record quarter

The equity release market moved closer to £1bn of activity in a single quarter as homeowners aged 55 and over unlocked £971m from their homes in Q2 2018, Hannah Godfrey finds.

Bob Champion: Why the later life adventure is a personal journey

Bob Champion looks at the Institute of Fiscal Studies' End of Life data set which throws up some interesting stats which advisers can use to drive client conversations...

Bob Champion: Who is doing the selling?

In his latest column for Retirement Planner, the LLA's Bob Champion asks: who is doing the selling in financial services?

Later life advisers must broaden approach to suit client needs

Later life advisers should look to broaden their range of services and offer an "ensemble" proposition to better serve changing client needs, reports Jenna Towler

Revealed: All the winners of the Retirement Planner Awards 2018

All the winners of the Retirement Planner Awards 2018

RP Forum 2018: ‘A pivotal time for equity release’

Tom Ellis reports...

RP Forum 2018: ABI’s Rob Yuille confirmed as keynote speaker

Retirement Planner reports...

Revealed: All the nominees for the 2018 Women in Financial Advice Awards

RP's sister title Professional Adviser has unveiled the 'long list' of the almost 400 individuals nominated across the different categories in the inaugural Women in Financial Advice Awards.

Andrea Rozario: What’s driving the equity release boom?

Andrea Rozario explains why generosity and shifting generations will revolutionise equity release

Bob Champion: Why default pension drawdown won’t work

No two retirement plans are the same, writes Bob Champion. Here he explains why the Work and Pensions Committee's default drawdown solution won't get off the ground

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RP case studies: Maximising business growth with SSAS secured loan

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