Group pensions business was up 28.8 per cent from 27.6m to 30.9m on the back of a number of large scheme wins while individual business saw a healthy 24 per cent jump from 46.2m to 57.3m. Friends’ total UK sales were up 20 per cent from 74m to 88m.
Schroders fund manager Andy Brough is sending out a plea for action to help small and medium-sized business.
The FSA’s refusal to reveal its part in the Treasury’s decision to set a 1 per cent commission cap on stakeholder products has met with fierce criticism from the industry.
The FSA has been asked to publish a list of Freemasons on its staff by IFA Defence Union chief Evan Owen.
Positive Solutions claims it will be the biggest UK IFA firm by size by the end of this year, expecting to reach a total of 1,700 registered individuals.
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