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Defining Broken Transfers: FCA robustly defends its regulation of transfer advice

When the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) begun its life back in April 2013, it was adamant it would not become...

RP Case Study: Changes to Pension Guarantee Credit

From 15 May 2019, the rules affecting Pension Guarantee Credit changed. In its simplest form Pension Guarantee Credit provides a minimum income of £167.25...

Nine million mid-life employees sleepwalking into retirement – Aviva

Nearly nine million employees aged 45 and over are "sleepwalking" into retirement, unaware of how much they need to save,...

Failed SIPP firm receives 50 FSCS claims

Failed self-invested personal pension (SIPP) firm Pointon York has received 50 claims through the FSCS, RP's sister publication Professional Adviser...

The People’s Pension, The Cheviot Trust and Atlas Master Trust receive authorisation

The People's Pension, Atlas Master Trust and The Cheviot Trust have been granted authorisation from The Pensions Regulator (TPR), taking the total number of...

Raise state pension age to 75 and boost ’employee-tailored’ mid-life MOTs, says think-tank

The Centre for Social Justice is calling for the state pension age to be raised to 70 by 2028 and...

RP Case Study: In-specie pension transfers

Mike is a successful entrepreneur who runs a number of businesses. Over the years, he has accumulated significant pension wealth through insured personal pensions...

More than 50 jobs at risk as Curtis Banks combines offices

More than 50 staff at Curtis Banks are at risk of redundancy as the group moves all aspects of its commercial property business into...

NEST joins Star Initiative as Opperman urges other to follow suit

NEST has signed up to the government-backed Star Initiative, taking all of its 8 million members' pension pots with it.

Investment fraud reports surge to more than 8,000 so far this year

More than 8,000 investment fraud reports have been made so far this year, more than double the amount in the same period last year,...
 

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Defining Broken Transfers: Is the advice profession heading towards a mis-selling...

While the problems with unscrupulous and unsuitable advice around the British Steel Pension Scheme saga pushed defined benefit transfers into the spotlight - and...