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Bluefin joins management of cross-industry retirement body

Bluefin has joined the management board of the new retirement industry group set up by MGM Advantage, Living Time, LV=, Canada Life, Partnership Assurance and Hargreaves Lansdown.

As revealed in this week’s Money Marketing , the body, which is so far unnamed, is developing a manifesto for change that aims to ensure people nearing retirement understand the different options available to them and exercise their right to shop around for the best rate.

The body plans to lobby political parties in the autumn in a bid to influence their policies before the looming general election.

A wider group of providers, adviser firms and consumer groups will be invited to join an advisory board in the coming weeks, which will contribute to the industry group’s work.

Bluefin director David Tildesley will represent the firm in the industry group, which is designed to complement the Association of British Insurers.

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