Healthcare is already one of the key battlefields in May’s general election, with each of the main parties committing to deliver improvements to the NHS and public health.
The £47bn merger of Royal Dutch Shell with BG Group could be one of the biggest of the past 10 years, with the resulting company having a value of more than £200bn. If the deal goes through, the combined company would be worth 9 per cent of the FTSE 100 and around 7.5 per cent of […]
The pension freedoms promised by Chancellor George Osborne have arrived. With them have come a whole host of issues and dilemmas for advisers. Insistent transfer requests seem to be top of the list. Personal Finance Society chief executive Keith Richards even took the unusual step of writing to the FCA and the Government to highlight […]
The Government was keen to allow those with defined benefit pensions access to the same freedom and choice as those with defined contribution savings. That is why we have new rules that allow transfers to proceed once a member of a DB scheme has received advice. However, the planned reduction of the lifetime allowance from […]
Tim Greenway, Property Analyst at Royal London Asset Management, looks at the opportunities offered by the industrial sector in his latest UK property market update. Read the article here The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and may go down as well as up and investors may not get back […]
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