Sipp provider says complex pensions landscape best navigated through advisers.
James Hay’s adjusted pre-tax profits dipped by almost a third last year.
FSCS chief executive justifies interim levy for pension advisers.
Life and pensions advisers face a new £20m bill from the FSCS.
James Hay has hiked the charges on its Sipp products to meet the growing cost of complying with regulation.
Promotional Sipp email branded ‘misleading’ by experts.
FSCS will levy advisers for investment failures as part of claims about Sipp advice.
FCA needs to give greater clarity over commercial property status, say providers
Deal to acquire the Torquil Clark portfolio of 140 Sipp and SSAS schemes completed last week.
The bulk of platform assets now sit within pension wrappers and the net sales figures look increasingly promising.
Many fear regulation is killing off the idea of the self invested personal pension.
Over the years I’ve been sent thousands of mailings promoting unregulated collective investment schemes.
The 30-day transfer requirement for ‘standard’ Sipp commercial property is an important distinction.
It is disheartening that some Sipp providers have lobbied for commercial property to be a non-standard asset under forthcoming capital adequacy rules.
Why is it so hard for the FSCS to ask the consumer for their sort code and account number and simply transfer the cash?
Ascentric is the third adviser platform to announce a pricing change since the Budget on 19 March.
Pension savers have been on the receiving end of a number of surprises over the past 15 years.
The end of consultancy charging doesn’t spell the end of workplace pensions advice
Talbot & Muir’s head of technical support is on a mission to promote better understanding of the Sipp and Ssas industry.
In terms of product innovation, James Hay has kept it simple. And simple is good, writes Campbell Macpherson.
Advisers must provide full and complete advice on Sipps to avoid falling foul of the FCA, says Simon Collins