Norwich Union Healthcare is starting an individual income protection product for the intermediary sales channel. Income protection solutions offers guaranteed and reviewable rates and flexibility of options.
A report published this morning by the CIPD (CIPD Employee Outlook March 2015) provides yet more interesting data to the changing landscape of retirement planning. It should be remembered that we are in a period of genuine flux here given that the default retirement age was scrapped three years ago, and new pension freedoms come online in April. Both of these alterations will have a huge impact on how employees plan for their retirement.
FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey says the watchdog’s main priority for its register will be the accuracy of data displayed about individuals. In a letter to MP Nicky Morgan, Bailey responded to comments Morgan made in the Daily Telegraph that the Treasury select committee would raise the issue of the register when the FCA next […]
Police have ended their investigation into the chief executive of cross-border pensions provider STM Group. A statement from the Aim listed firm – which hit headlines again recently for acquiring a majority stake in embattled Sipp provider Carey Pensions – says that “no further action” will be taken against boss Alan Kentish. Royal Gibraltar Police […]
Will political moves to back EIS schemes be enough to stimulate productive investment? When chancellor Philip Hammond announced a set of new rules for venture capital at last year’s Autumn Budget, he triggered a key moment for the enterprise investment scheme industry. “We were at an EIS event with fellow providers and mid-event, when the […]