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Experts warn over 'misleading' Rightmove Sipp promotion

27 February 2015 9:30 am | By Tessa Norman

Promotional Sipp email branded ‘misleading’ by experts. 

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Advisers criticise FSCS over 'unfair' Sipp stance

26 February 2015 1:00 pm | By Tessa Norman

FSCS will levy advisers for investment failures as part of claims about Sipp advice. 

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Is regulation killing the Sipp market?

20 February 2015 8:30 am | By Sam Brodbeck

FCA needs to give greater clarity over commercial property status, say providers

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Mattioli Woods acquires £83m pension admin arm for £1

27 January 2015 9:28 am | By Natalie Holt

Deal to acquire the Torquil Clark portfolio of 140 Sipp and SSAS schemes completed last week.

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Berkeley Burke demands suitability report for client transfers

10 December 2014 3:25 pm | By Sam Brodbeck

Sipp provider changes process after FCA visit.

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James Hay profits hit as interest income plummets £1m

19 November 2014 10:09 am | By Tom Selby

James Hay has cut its profit forecast for 2014 as pressure on margins and interest incomes weighs on the Sipp provider.

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Sipp provider Pointon York sold to Curtis Banks

3 November 2014 2:29 pm | By Tom Selby

Money Marketing first revealed the firm was preparing for a sale in January this year.


FCA raises alarm over £4m Sipp transfer scheme

31 October 2014 10:59 am | By Sam Brodbeck

Regulator has “serious concerns” investors’ pensions are at risk.

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Consumer Panel raises concerns over ‘high-risk’ Sipps

16 October 2014 3:00 pm | By Tessa Norman

Panel raises concerns with FCA board over Sipp advice.

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Kim North: Stakes are too high to gamble on Ucis

12 September 2014

Over the years I’ve been sent thousands of mailings promoting unregulated collective investment schemes.

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Mikael Down

FCA explains Sipp cap ad rethink

8 August 2014

The 30-day transfer requirement for ‘standard’ Sipp commercial property is an important distinction.

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Greg Kingston: The risks of holding commercial property in a Sipp

18 July 2014

It is disheartening that some Sipp providers have lobbied for commercial property to be a non-standard asset under forthcoming capital adequacy rules.

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Kim North: FSCS needs to work harder to reduce costs

18 July 2014

Why is it so hard for the FSCS to ask the consumer for their sort code and account number and simply transfer the cash?


The Platforum's verdict on Ascentric's Sipp price cuts

3 June 2014

Ascentric is the third adviser platform to announce a pricing change since the Budget on 19 March.


Suffolk Life: Not the time for more pensions uncertainty

17 July 2013

Pension savers have been on the receiving end of a number of surprises over the past 15 years.

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Jamie Clark: Making fees work in the workplace after the CC ban

4 July 2013

The end of consultancy charging doesn’t spell the end of workplace pensions advice

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Nic Cicutti: Thatcher's big personal pensions failure

18 April 2013

MPs like Flynn and Meacher were right and Thatcher was grotesquely wrong.

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Martin Tilley: A glimmer of hope for the Sipp market?

5 March 2015

Many fear regulation is killing off the idea of the self invested personal pension.


My beautiful career: Claire Trott

19 February 2015

Talbot & Muir’s head of technical support is on a mission to promote better understanding of the Sipp and Ssas industry.


Campbell McPherson: Innovation - the secret to James Hay’s success

31 July 2014

In terms of product innovation, James Hay has kept it simple. And simple is good, writes Campbell Macpherson.


Key take-aways from a recent FCA Sipp advice fine

15 May 2014

Advisers must provide full and complete advice on Sipps to avoid falling foul of the FCA, says Simon Collins

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