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Osborne ‘may be forced to sell RBS shares at a loss’

Chancellor George Osborne may be forced to sell the public stake in Royal Bank of Scotland at a loss because maintaining its state ownership would be bad for the bank and the economy, the outgoing head of the Treasury says. In an interview with the FT, Sir Nick McPherson said it will be “tricky” for […]

Kim North: Ditching guidance in favour of advice

I know we cannot all get what we want all the time but I have always believed advice should be available to everyone. Why? Because research shows time and time again money under advice is more efficiently managed for individuals in both sickness  and health, in poverty and in prosperity. But it is important consumers know […]

John Lawson: How a pensions dashboard can be delivered by 2019

As expected, the Budget deferred draconian change on pension tax relief to another day and instead gave us a halfway house to the pension Isa called the Lifetime Isa. The Lifetime Isa looks like a good idea for young people saving for their first home and is certainly more flexible than the current Help to Buy Isa. […]

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Succession seals £5.3m advice acquisition

Advice consolidation business Succession has completed a £5.3m deal to acquire Buckinghamshire-based firm Michael Moore Life & Pensions. The acquisition of the firm, which has £150m in funds under management, is the 22nd made by Succession in total. The company is targeting a further nine deals for member firms in 2016 and 50 by the […]

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The lucky ones

By Denise Wond, Marketing Relationship Manager, Royal London Do you consider yourself lucky? I don’t; I never seem to win a prize in the raffle, if there’s a cancelled train it’s usually the one I’m meant to be on and don’t start me on last year’s holiday. On the other hand, when I think about […]

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