View more on these topics

AMP says baby bond plans will help low earners

AMP says the Government’s plan for a baby bond will help families on middle to low incomes. The life office says it was involved in developing the bond alongside the Treasury and funded research for the Institute for Public Policy Research. It has been working with the IPPR and the Treasury to promote policies that will encourage ordinary people to save more. Its research shows baby bonds will give low income families the focus to save.

Recommended

Platform fixes it for adverse credit

Platform Home Loans has entered the one-year fixed rate adverse credit market with the 7.3 per cent fixed rate mortgage.The mortgage is aimed at people who have been turned down for mortgages by other lenders because they have defaulted on loans in the past. It has a fixed rate of 7.3 per cent for loans […]

National Counties home in on remortgages

National Counties Building Society has designed a stepped discount mortgage with a twist.The two year stepped discount mortgage is available for loans of up to 80 per cent of valaution and has two remortgage options.For house purchases and remortgages where the borrowers is prepared to pay an arrangement fee and meet all legal costs, there […]

Women still &#39significantly&#39 behind men in private pension ownership

Working women need to plan their finances more effectively, particularly their pension arrangements, according to a report from the FSA.The report, Women and personal finance: the reality of the gender gap, shows women are less likely than men to have taken out a private pension.Only 27 per cent of married women have a pension compared […]

SocGen targets corporate bonds

SocGen Asset Management has entered the corporate bond fund market for the first time with the introduction of the SocGen sterling corporate bond unit trust.The unit trust will invest in a portfolio of between 40 and 50 corporate bonds issued by companies that are in the UK corporate bond sector. At least 80 per cent […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm

    Email: customerservices@moneymarketing.com