Mark Roberts, head of faculty financial regulation and corporate & academic relationship at the IFS School of Finance, says the problems of a few firms taint the whole industry and well structured training is essential.
Only a third of consumers believe they are treated fairly by financial services companies, according to research from Teamspirit.The survey found that 36 per cent of people say firms treat them fairly, with this figure dropping to 11 per cent when consumers were asked about loan companies.Building societies came top, with 56 per cent saying […]
Schroders and Lloyds Banking Group have joined forces for a financial planning and wealth management proposition for wealthy clients. The new business aims to address the “growing gap in the advice market” through a personalised, advice-led proposition. The partnership will bolster Schroders’ expansion into the UK wealth management market, while Lloyds says it will help develop […]
The gap between what women earn and save compared to men continues to grow according to Office for National Statistics figures released today. Analysis for young people aged 16 to 29 shows the level and growth of median annual earnings were generally lower for women than men whether they were degree or school-educated or had […]