Advisers must effectively manage risk of clients outliving average life expectancy.
The platform says the move has been made to offer its self-directed intermediaries a Sipp product.
Gallagher is centralising operations following its £199m acquisition of Oval in April.
In August HSBC had to repay trail commission in full for not providing an ongoing service.
Some people will find their paths to George Osborne’s pension freedoms blocked by providers unwilling to take on DB transfers.
The Financial Ombudsman Service ordered the bank to repay trail commission to a client.
Former Oval chief executive Peter Blanc leaves Gallagher.
One-third of those surveyed will use a regulated adviser to access new freedoms.
Rise in non-advised sales has reignited concerns over the blurred line between advice and non-advice
Funds under management at Jupiter increased by 10 per cent in the third quarter while net revenues jumped 13.4 per cent.
The latest data shows assets in the fund dropped to £740.3m at the end of September this year.
Advisers urged to write to MPs over “disproportionate” cost of guidance.
Inflation in the Chinese economy came close to a five-year low but economists remain unconcerned about deflation risks.
The ONS says the fall in the Consumer Prices Index was driven by dips in transport costs and a range of recreational goods prices.
Hargreaves Lansdown has warned that continued low interest rates and the prevention of platforms to offer fixed term deposits is having a continued affect on revenues.
The group saw net outflows of $300m over the three months from July to September.
Network pushed into loss following acquisition of Paradigm Financial Advisers.
Auto-enrolment brings great opportunities, but advisers could be in danger of getting in over their heads.
IFP members ‘failing to apply code of ethics to social media use’.
The changes will come in on 1 January.
Hargreaves Lansdown head of investment research Mark Dampier cites lack of good quality funds and fund managers.
Origen Financial Services has reported a pre-tax loss of £5.6m for 2013.
IFP chief Steve Gazzard says body is targeting at least 3,000 members by 2016.
IFDL institutional sales director Rob Beverley has left the platform provider to join newly launched firm Sentinel alongside Succession co-founder Andrew Smith.
Outstanding financial planners recognised in gala dinner ceremony at IFP’s annual conference.
IFP has not grown as quickly as it could have, says president Rebecca Taylor.
Risk profiling tools are based on false assumptions, argues Morningstar’s Dan Kemp.
White joins the firm from accountancy firm Baker Tilly, where he headed up the financial management and employee benefit services division.
BNY Mellon has agreed to buy US fixed income house Cutwater Asset Management for an undisclosed sum.
Annual general meeting held today at the opening of the IFP conference.
Electra Private Equity investors have shot down US activist shareholder Edward Bramson’s attempt to foist himself and an associate onto the company’s board.
The SF Webb Capital Smaller Companies Growth fund has topped the Chelsea Financial Services RedZone.
Ignis European Smaller Companies fund manager Ian Ormiston is joining Old Mutual Global Investors to manage the newly created European Smaller Companies fund.
Axa Elevate head of operations Mark Links and former Elevate chief operating officer Andrew Smith are set to leave the firm by the end of 2014.
Consolidator in discussions with 70 advice firms.
Andy Pomfret stepped down as Rathbones chief executive officer in February 2014.
JP Morgan has confirmed it suffered a massive cyber attack involving 76 million private and seven million business banking customers.
Miton veteran fund manager Bill Mott announced his retirement earlier this year.
Peter Butlin becomes the latest key adviser to quit the firm this year.
The firm posted a £423,000 profit in the previous year.