The industry is divided over the Competition Commission’s proposed ban on point of sale payment protection insurance and sale of single-premium policies.
The FSA has delayed its decision on whether life offices will continue to be able to pay misselling costs from inherited estates until the first quarter of next year.
The FSA is to accelerate the full integration of its treating customers fairly initiative into its main supervisory work from January.
Entrepreneur Clive Cowdery is reported to be considering a bid for Clerical Medical.
Portfolio Manager David Herro of Harris Associates discusses how macro economic instability can be exploited; how volatility can create opportunities to buy into businesses at low prices.
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