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RP case studies: Buying farmland through a SIPP

When talking about holding commercial property within a self-invested personal pension (SIPP), it’s easy just to picture office buildings, shops and industrial units. However, commercial...

Four tips to stop footballers scoring tax own goals – Tilney

Last week Brighton & Hove Albion striker Glenn Murray and his wife were arrested on suspicion of tax fraud. The couple were later released...

Peter Hopkins: Can pensions help solve the social care crisis?

Another year; another political reshuffle and a clear indication of what the government considers are the big issues.  Jeremy Hunt’s increased responsibility for social care...

Gender gap: Women end up with half the pension of men by age 50

Women accumulate on average £56,000 in their pension funds by age 50 compared to £112,000 saved by men, research by Aegon has found.

Ros Altmann criticises govt for scrapping auto-guidance measure

Former pensions minister Baroness Ros Altmann has hit out at the government after it removed a measure from the Financial Guidance and Claims bill...

MPs ‘misled’ over Budget stealth tax, claims Steve Webb

A letter being issued by the Treasury concerning a new tax introduced in the Autumn Budget has revealed MPs have not been...

Gareth James: Why default retirement guidance won’t work

I recently had the pleasure of visiting a close relative who happens to have just reached the magic age, at least as far as...

Elaine Turtle: Pensions and divorce – don’t leave it to the lawyers

While I was driving to meet a friend for lunch earlier this month, I was listening to the radio and learnt that the first...

Retirement Planner Awards 2018 now open for entries

Do you think you stand head-and-shoulders above the rest when it comes to providing top-quality retirement planning and pensions advice services? If so, now...

Vet EIS and VCT managers properly, warns webinar panel

Changes in the Autumn Budget have made it still more vital advisers research VCT and EIS managers thoroughly to ensure they have...

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Tom Selby: FCA sets sights on non-workplace pensions

Tom Selby looks at the latest regulatory intervention in the retirement market, specifically non-workplace pensions - SIPPs, stakeholder and personal Five years ago the Office...