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.
In this short video, Trevor Greetham, head of multi asset at Royal London Asset Management, discusses the role of diversification in multi asset portfolios today. Watch the video in full 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 […]
With a final plan for Britain’s exit yet to surface, advisers are showing positivity in the face of uncertainty Rarely has a deal been so harshly slapped down as the European Union exit plan presented to MPs two weeks ago by Theresa May. There are less than 70 days to go before the UK reaches […]
The Pensions Regulator has agreed to share market intelligence on defined benefit transfers on a regular basis with the FCA and The Pensions Advisory Service so trustees can ensure members fully understand the risks involved. In a new formal agreement, TPR will share its reports on DB market intelligence roughly every two weeks with the […]
Advisers explain how out-of-town offices are preferable to city centres and why the retirement market is key It is easy for outsiders to make assumptions about the North East based on the so-called North/South divide. While acknowledging the real challenges in this part of the UK, local advisers are keen to highlight the positives that […]