Keydata action group Keydatavictims has called for all investors in the secure income bonds 1-3 non-Isa plans to unite in calling for a judicial review of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme’s position on non-compensation.
The U Party, the special interest party campaigning for pension reform, has announced its second Parliamentary candidate. Ben Shaw will be standing for the U Party in the Westminster North constituency, joining party leader and Pinsent Masons head of strategic development for pensions Robin Ellison, who is standing in Hampstead and Kilburn. The U Party […]
The basic state pension would rise in line with earnings from 2012 rather than waiting until 2015 when it is is required by law, if Labour wins the general election. It would mean the Government would lose around £2bn a year by the end of the next Parliament, according to Towers Watson. Over the long […]
Join Trevor Greetham, Head of Multi Asset at Royal London Asset Management (RLAM), for a webinar on 30 March at 2pm. During the update, Trevor will consider how various asset types have fared in 2017 and offer his outlook, using the Investment Clock model to illustrate his views. Find out more here
Rogue advisers have caused savers to lose hundreds of thousands of pounds after being abandoned to a “Wild West” of pension rules, according to a Sunday Times report. Its report shows how some advisers have exploited the outdated laws and loopholes to lure unassuming investors into high-risk products, leaving them unprotected when dodgy bets have gone […]
Fund manager Miton has surpassed £4.5bn in assets under management as it records profit and revenue growth for the first six months of the year. In the same period the previous year, Miton reported £3.3bn AUM. At the end of August, AUM had risen to £4.8bn. Miton reported profit before tax for the six months […]
IFA consolidator AFH has bought the client bank of Salisbury-based firm Emery Little for a maximum price of £1.6m After the deal, Derek Gibbons will join AFH as an adviser while Brian Little will retire with his clients moving to AFH. AFH will initially pay £870,000 with the remaining sum paid over 26 months, subject […]