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Lloyds eyes Scottish Widows acquisition spree

Lloyds Banking Group is reportedly plotting a spree of acquisitions for Scottish Widows. Sky News report the bank has held a beauty parade of investment banks as it plans to embark on a spate of purchases for the provider. Lloyds has reportedly engaged management consultant McKinsey to assist in identifying assets for acquisition. It is […]

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Witch hunt: Industry warning as tax furore risks damaging financial planning

A public furore over the tax affairs of the UK’s senior politicians has become a “witch-hunt”, with one MP warning it will turn savers away from the tax planning they should be encouraged to do. Following cross-border efforts coordinated by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, the publication of the Panama Papers sparked widespread anger at the […]

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How can the industry tackle growing pension scam threat?

Savers are facing a new wave of increasingly sophisticated attacks from criminals looking to access their pension savings as experts warn the challenge of detecting and stopping frauds is getting harder. A Citizens Advice poll this week found most consumers are unable to spot the warning signs of pension scams. In a survey of 2,006 […]

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