I have built up considerable amounts of cash. I would now like to invest sensibly in bonds and funds to ensure my children’s university fees are certain to be paid. Please also let me know what my tax position will be.
A period of exceptional uncertainty started last Friday for the UK, including a fierce leadership battle in a deeply divided Conservative party, the timing of the trigger of the EU’s Article 50, as well as a potential referendum in Scotland, and Northern Ireland. Click here to read the full article
Royal London has named former Standard Life Aberdeen head of UK Barry O’Dwyer as its new group chief executive. O’Dwyer was previously deputy chief executive at Prudential’s UK and Europe business, having started his career at Standard Life, then moving to HBOS before returning to Standard Life in 2013. The announcement ends a half-year-long search […]
Mattioli Woods has accepted a buy out for its purchase option of Amati Global Investors, rather than become the majority shareholder. The wealth management and employee benefits firm took a 49 per cent stake in specialist fund manager Amati in February 2017, with the agreement also including the option to buy the remaining 51 per […]
The FCA is stepping up its supervision of defined benefit transfer advice as fresh data shows a significant majority of clients are being told to transfer. The regulator has revealed the results of a data collection exercise this morning, which shows that of the 234,951 scheme members that had received advice on transferring between April […]