Dragging their feet: Fund groups under fire over charges disclosure

The investment industry faces renewed attacks over charges disclosure as Money Marketing research lays bare the shocking lack of progress made in boosting transparency. Two years after Money Marketing first raised concerns about the confusing charges landscape facing investors, new analysis reveals some fund managers are still not using the industry-agreed ongoing charges figure in fund factsheets. […]

MM Wired: What next for the Financial Advice Market Review?

Topics discussed: – Now that we have the final report, can the FAMR finally deliver on the objectives first set out in the RDR? – Will proposals boost access to affordable advice? What is the role of technology? – How do we create a better framework for advice without returning to misselling of the past? […]


Citizens Advice chief: Altmann provider criticism unhelpful

Citizens Advice chief executive Gillian Guy says Ros Altmann’s comments over how providers are failing to signpost to Pension Wise were not helpful. Pension Wise has suffered from low take-up since it launched in April 2015, prompting the pensions minister to blame providers for failing to direct customers to it. But Guy – whose organisation […]

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Jeremy Corbyn accuses Govt of ‘pussyfooting around’ tax avoidance

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has slammed the Government for its failure to tackle tax avoidance in the aftermath of a huge leak of documents detailing offshore schemes used by wealthy investors. The raft of confidential documents was leaked from one of the world’s biggest offshore law firms, Panama-based Mossack Fonseca, and shows how the firm […]


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