The Government is freezing the inheritance tax threshold at £325,000 for four years.
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has confirmed it will not enforce a time limit for the return of applications for Keydata Category one (SLS) claims, after it sent a letter to investors stating forms had to be received by May 7.
LV= has appointed Myles Rix as its new actuarial and strategy director for life and pensions.
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The FSA has pledged to take tough action against advisers who inadequately assess the suitability of platforms for their clients after a review uncovered poor practice.
New research has revealed that the highest percentage of opt-out rates in auto-enrolment is made up of 22- to 30-year-olds (28.49 per cent of 2,102 people surveyed, who chose to opt out of schemes, were in this age bracket).
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