Pensioners who want to swap their annuities for cash or drawdown under the Coalition’s plan could find a Labour government blocking their plans, Money Marketing understands. Chancellor George Osborne launched a consultation on creating a secondary annuity market as part of his March Budget, and claimed the reform would allow around five million people to […]
Figures were boosted elsewhere in the business, particularly with a 17 per cent increase in assets at LGIM.
Model portfolios are not suitable for those staying invested.
The pension reforms offer a great opportunity for financial advisers to attract new clients and grow their business. As product providers look to sell new propositions and unscrupulous firms solicit consumers to put their money in esoteric investments, the general opinion is that the new rules have brought to the forefront the need for advice. […]
Jonathan Platt, Head of Fixed Income at Royal London Asset Management, comments on three key trends that our Fixed Income Team see shaping bond markets this week, including the latest Bank of England inflation report providing an extra boost to gilt performance and British American Tobacco delivering the second biggest corporate bond deal of the […]
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