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HMRC claims £2bn from tax avoiders

HM Revenue & Customs has taken more than £2bn from tax avoiders since the launch of new accelerate payment rules introduced by in 2014. The measures, introduced to collect disputed tax while affairs are being investigated, build on HMRC’s track record of winning 80 per cent of avoidance cases that go to court. The tax […]

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Royal London poaches HSBC wholesale chief Phil Reid

Royal London Asset Management has appointed Phil Reid as head of wholesale where he will also be responsible for growing the firm’s advisory proposition. Reid joins from HSBC Global Asset Management where he was also head of UK wholesale. Prior to that he was sales director at Close Asset Management and held roles at the […]

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Scottish Widows to scrap all workplace pension exit fees

Scottish Widows is removing exit fees across all of its workplace pensions ahead of Government moves to cap penalties when customers leave policies early. In January George Osborne handed the FCA a duty to cap “excessive” exit fees. The level of the cap has not yet been set but Scottish Widows says it will scrap […]

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Latin America’s dramatic transformation

By Thomas Smith, Head of Latin American Equities, Neptune The investment case for Latin American equities has transformed dramatically over the past 18 months and, looking forward, it has two distinct drivers. In the short term, the region is benefiting from a cyclical economic recovery as two of the larger economies exit recession and the […]

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