News and Analysis
This edition covers developments during November 2014.
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|Robert Reid: Advisers must diversify to retain income levels||5||2 December 2014 7:02 pm|
|Ex-adviser pleads guilty to 24 counts of fraud||18||2 December 2014 5:37 pm|
|DWP to simplify auto-enrolment rules||1||2 December 2014 3:59 pm|
|FSCS recovers £100m from Keydata; rebates half to fund managers||6||2 December 2014 3:40 pm|
|Aviva to pay £2m compensation over misleading guarantee claims||3||2 December 2014 3:29 pm|
|MP poll exposes Labour Budget fears||3||2 December 2014 1:44 pm|
|Are advisers dressing up advised sales as execution-only?||11||2 December 2014 10:16 am|
|Aviva and Friends Life finalise £5.6bn merger terms||2||2 December 2014 9:39 am|
|Osborne: Govt will use £1.1bn forex fines to boost NHS funding||4||1 December 2014 7:46 pm|
|Does Sarasin move signal new wave of 'active lite' trackers?||1||1 December 2014 4:53 pm|
|Steve Gazzard: A question of ethics||1||1 December 2014 4:35 pm|
|Steve Webb attacks lenders over 'unintelligent' pensions stance||10||1 December 2014 11:09 am|
|FCA: Industry does not understand capacity for loss||33||1 December 2014 10:54 am|
|Osborne set to scrap death tax on joint-life annuities||12||1 December 2014 10:16 am|
|FCA to scrutinise non-advised drawdown||6||1 December 2014 8:35 am|
|Mark Barnett: Trouble ahead for UK equity investors||2||29 November 2014 8:26 pm|
|Financial Planning Week and beyond: The new wave of adviser innovation||1||28 November 2014 11:21 pm|
|Richard Verdin: Be your own disruptive innovators||1||28 November 2014 6:39 pm|
|Robert Reid: Get your teeth into adding value||4||28 November 2014 5:57 pm|
|House price slowdown shows ‘disconnect’ with economy||3||28 November 2014 4:58 pm|
Money Marketing sets out how the merger of Aviva and Friends could affect the two providers’ pensions, protection and investment divisions, and the wider market impact.
As the Treasury pushes “pension freedom”, regulator warns drawdown is “unlikely to be suitable” for pots under £50,000.
As Lloyds and Which? pull back from in-house protection advice, where are the protection innovators?
Experts warn pensions tax relief is ripe for reform as the state of public finances, the changing pensions landscape and the desire for a fairer system makes change inevitable
Will providers be forced to pay out compensation over annuity misselling?