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Aviva UK Life profits up 9% despite Budget pensions turmoil

5 March 2015 9:02 am | By Tom Selby

Aviva’s UK Life business has delivered a 9 per cent increase in pre-tax profits for 2014 despite a tumultuous year for pensions.


L&G enters the equity release market

9 February 2015 1:14 pm | By Paul Thomas

Legal & General is to enter the equity release market following its acquisition of Newlife.

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Key Retirement hires ex-Chase De Vere Mortgages director

21 January 2015 9:03 am | By Natalie Holt

Michael Schaefer has been appointed as chief operating officer.


Equity release lending hits record-high in 2014

20 January 2015 8:00 am | By Devraj Ray

Providers lent £1.4bn to equity release customers in 2014.

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Former SHIP chairman Jon King joins Bower Retirement Services

17 November 2014 10:15 am | By Paul Thomas

King was most recently managing director of equity release provider More 2 Life.


ERC: Three major lenders to enter equity release

12 November 2014 10:25 am | By Devraj Ray

Experts say the sector could triple in value as a result of new major entrants to the market.


Equity release lending surges past £1bn in 2014

21 October 2014 8:35 am | By Tom Selby

The total value of equity release lending increased by almost a third year-on-year in the third quarter.

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Just 15% of over-55s say they would consider equity release

13 August 2014 8:00 am | By Paul Thomas

But the older the homeowner, the more inclined they are to take out a plan. 


Equity release market grows 26% year-on-year

9 July 2014 8:00 am | By Devraj Ray

Equity release plan sales increased 5 per cent year-on-year in the first half of 2014.

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