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RP case studies: Transfers in drawdown explained

Justin Corliss explores a set of circumstances where switching drawdown contracts may result in better client outcomes

Chris Jones: No investor is an island

Chris Jones imagines a remote island scenario through the prysm of retirement planning in his latest article for RP

Hard-hit NHS staff: Advisers discuss new tax year challenges

As the new tax year begins Jon Yarker talks to advisers about the challenges clients may face, including dealing with the 'stealth tax' measures from this year's Budget...

Jessica List: Early woes for investment pathways

Jessica List assesses the early days of investment pathways for non-advised drawdown investors

‘Intrinsic bias’ in DC pension system drives wedge into savings disparity

An “intrinsically biased” pension system, the gender pay gap, and the disadvantage caused to women’s savings by career breaks is continuing to cause “stark gender disparity” in retirement wealth, Barnett Waddingham says.

Christine Hallett: Pandemic raises big questions on DB pension benefits

We are all well aware of some of the harsh economic realities that will be part of the ‘new normal’ that emerges in the months ahead but how the pandemic is likely to impact DB pension members is perhaps less well-known, writes Christine Hallett

FCA final guidance reiterates DB transfers not in consumers’ best interests

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published guidance on advising defined benefit (DB) transfers and has reiterated its stance that it is best savers do not transfer out of final salary pension schemes.

Chris Read: Lockdown lessons as offices open up

Many of us feel we need to come together again around the office coffee machine as post-pandemic hybrid working looms, writes Chris Read

Pensions industry joins forces to tackle small pot problem

An industry co-ordination group has been established to take forward the recommendations of the Department for Work and Pensions’ (DWP) small pension pots working group.

RP case studies: LTA charges on death benefits explained

Jessica List looks at the possible charges on death benefits linked to the lifetime allowance in the latest RP case study
 

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