News and Analysis
This edition covers developments during November 2014.
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|Retired IFA John Calland loses appeal in FSA harassment case||10||17 March 2015 8:31 am|
|Chris Gilchrist: 'Zero cost' advice fast approaches||21||16 March 2015 5:46 pm|
|Industry code of practice launched to tackle pension scams||1||16 March 2015 2:51 pm|
|Andrew Tully: Politicians must resist pensions tinkering temptation||1||16 March 2015 1:45 pm|
|Nic Cicutti: Hargreaves doth protest too much on drawdown cap||13||16 March 2015 1:19 pm|
|Labour could curb pension freedoms amid misselling concerns||12||16 March 2015 1:05 pm|
|AFH profits hit by costs of listing on Aim||1||16 March 2015 10:06 am|
|Lib Dems unveil ‘Rent to Own’ housing reform plans||2||16 March 2015 9:39 am|
|Treasury set to review business rates||1||16 March 2015 9:10 am|
|FCA fines and bans ex-Financial Group compliance director||9||16 March 2015 8:55 am|
|Christine Farnish calls on Treasury to publish MAS review||4||16 March 2015 8:32 am|
|Revealed: Why ex-Financial Group compliance director was fined £34k||1||14 March 2015 10:10 pm|
|Neil Woodford: The challenges ahead for UK and global equities||1||14 March 2015 5:17 pm|
|Phone-based advice firm targeting small pensions gets £1.3m capital injection||3||13 March 2015 3:21 pm|
|Profile: IA chief Daniel Godfrey on managing money and responsible profits||1||13 March 2015 2:33 pm|
|HMRC unveils inherited Isa rules||1||13 March 2015 1:53 pm|
|'We won't break': Pension Wise chiefs stand firm as freedoms deadline looms||2||13 March 2015 1:05 pm|
|Cash for annuities plan tipped for Budget||6||13 March 2015 11:54 am|
|FCA 'deluded' over FOS and suitability letters||13||13 March 2015 9:38 am|
|Wheatley: ‘Pension reforms are Y2K moment for industry’||18||12 March 2015 4:48 pm|
Insurer has backtracked on plans to offer savers guidance over fears of straying into advice. Money Marketing understands Aviva had planned to launch a 30-strong team to deliver phone-based guidance.
Advisers question whether the CII is playing catch-up on qualifications, despite its overhaul of criteria for chartered firms. And is level six becoming the new level four?
Money Marketing grills the organisations on the guidance frontline.TPAS chief Michelle Cracknell says of guidance: “It’s not a Take That concert - it’s not going to run out.”
As research predicts a “revolution” in female spending power, could this change the face of advisers’ clients?
Will more providers shun pensions guidance over fears of straying into advice?