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Government to liberalise polarisation

The Government has stopped short of aboliting polarisation to the relief of IFAs. But it will take immediate action to liberalise the polarisation regime for stakeholder pensions, Cat standard Isas and in a surprise move for fund supermarkets.

But the threat of a wholesale introduction of multi-ties has been avoided. Instead the Government will consult more widely on a more wide-sweeping reform in the medium term.

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