Prestbury chief executive officer Lee Birkett has written to shareholders urging them to vote against the resolution to remove him and his mother, finance director Lynne Birkett, from their roles.
Money Marketing has launched a podcast service on its website featuring a three-part interview with outgoing Aegon pensions development director Stewart Ritchie. It can be found at www.money marketing.co.uk/podcast
The FSA has been granted a permanent injunction preventing Treadstone Corporation Limited from illegally promoting and selling shares to UK investors.
Prudential has appointed the former chief executive of Man Group Harvey McGarth as chairman.
The global economy isn’t headed into recession, at least not yet. This month, David Lafferty, Chief Market Strategist at Natixis Global Asset Management, examines current capital market and portfolio risks for signs of recession. Click Here for Capital Market Notes
News and expert analysis straight to your inboxSign up
Latest from Money Marketing
The Government should make it easier for advisers to sell products that blend income drawdown with insurance to meet future care costs, according to former pensions minister Steve Webb. A paper published today by Royal London calls on the Government to introduce policy changes which allow new products to be created that pay for long-term […]
Independent governance committees at big-name pension providers are failing to safeguard the interests of savers and the FCA must take action, fresh research finds. In 2015, the FCA required contract-based pension providers to appoint IGCs to act as champions of savers’ interests. IGCs are required to publish annual reports to increase transparency and encourage comparison […]
The FCA is reviewing the content of its pension transfer specialist examination standard in light of recent issues with pension transfer advice, Money Marketing understands. The regulator does not offer qualifications but it does have a role in setting standards for exams and publishes “appropriate examination standards” guidance. Money Marketing understands a working group, mostly […]