View more on these topics

National Mutual quotes pensions on-line


National Mutual is launching an on-line quotation service for personal pensions in February.


The service aims to provide IFAs with instant access to on-line quotations through a free internet-based service.


IFAs will be able to key in the details of a client, giving the system the information it needs to generate a shortlist of suitable products.


National Mutual research manager Eric Rettien, said: “The key benefits to IFAs will be less duplication of data capture and a reduction of the time spent trying to get a suitable shortlist together for the client.”

Recommended

No early Xmas for BoS

Bank of Scotland&#39s Christmas wish to complete its bid for National Westminster Bank will not be granted.The new timetable for the hostile takeover attempt will go beyond the original December 17 closing date. The new date will not be known until rival bidder Royal Bank of Scotland posts its formal offer document.Some BoS advisers had […]

State pension bill to rise £6bn

The new second-tier state pensions could cost the Government an extra £6bn when it is unveiled in the Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill on Wednesday.The pensions is deemed twice as generous as state earnings related pension which it is replacing.The second-tier pension also boosts entitlements to carers and others earning less than £9,500 a year.

Halifax hits 1m Isa sales

Halifax claims to have sold more than a million Isas since the new savings and investment vehicle was launched in April – cornering a quarter of the whole market share.The Pep and Tessa replacement sales are believed to have now topped 4m.The vast majority of those sold have been cash Isas.

Economists predict no change on interest rates

Most economists predict the Bank of England will hold interest rates over the next week.A Reuters survey of 35 economists found more than half believed the Monetary Policy Committee, which makes decisions on rates, will leave them unchanged. Bank of America spokesman Rob Hayward, said: “Since there hasn&#39t been any untoward news on inflation and […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm

    Email: customerservices@moneymarketing.com