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Banks face multi-billion pound fines over mortgage misselling

Barclays, Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse are expected to be hit with multi-billion pound fines for misselling mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis. The Financial Times reports the US Department of Justice is hoping to agree a single settlement with the banks ahead of the US presidential election. It comes as investors […]

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Property tycoon says ‘age of amateur landlord is over’

A couple said to be the UK’s biggest landlords have reportedly offloaded almost half of their property book in the past year, saying the heyday of the amateur landlord is over. According to the Financial Times, Fergus and Judith Wilson have sold around 400 of their 900 houses in Kent. Most were sold to foreign […]

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Govt plans on advice requirement could reduce advice take-up

Fewer consumers will need to take mandatory financial advice on their pensions under new rules proposed by the Department for Work and Pensions. Since the pension freedoms were introduced, individuals with more than £30,000 of safeguarded benefits, for example guaranteed minimum annuity rates, have been required to take independent financial advice before they can transfer […]

Developing your personal relationships – Webex

Read more 9amFinancial advisers and solicitors working together Presented by Ian Muirhead, director & chairman at Solicitors for Impartial Advice (SIFA) Listen to Ian’s expert insight and experiences of how financial advisers and solicitors can work together to deliver mutual benefit and enhanced client outcomes. Register here 10am Financial advisers and accountants working together Presented […]

Paying for the long-term – Alternative models of pay

Sophie Johnson, Corporate Governance Analyst at Royal London Asset Management discusses growing concern regarding the alignment of pay in the UK with long-term, sustainable investment performance. She explains why our specialists are open-minded about considering alternative models when it comes to pay and shares an insight into our views and expectations on the matter. Read […]

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