Conservative Shadow Chancellor George Osborne has called for a radical reshaping of the Treasury’s powers and responsibilities to reposition it as the evaluator of Government policy rather than the “principal source”.
HBOS has admitted its experimental retention strategy introduced last year has failed to deliver leading to a large dip in its lending share to less than 10 per cent. In a trading statement released this morning, HBOS says it has now taken corrective action which it believes will lead to its market share returning to […]
Aegon Scottish Equitable has enhanced its online protection application process enabling advisers to get cover for clients immediately if the application is submitted online.Advisers can now get standard or non-standard life, critical illness and income protection for their clients instantly when applied for online and a policy start date can be given up to 30 […]
Johnson Fleming has launched its new managed auto-enrolment service, designed to support SME businesses of up to 250 employees. The managed auto-enrolment service is not just about providing businesses with a software system for them to manage themselves, but more about outsourcing the administration of the project and scheme to Johnson Fleming’s auto-enrolment staff.
There are plenty of office parties and Christmas events going on at this time of year. But have no fear – you can still stay healthy while going out and enjoying yourself, with a little bit of planning!
Along with all the other firms that provide advice on defined benefit transfers, we received our questionnaire from the FCA about the quantity and nature of cases we have handled since 2015. By the time you read this, the deadline for its return will have passed and those under scrutiny will have breathed a collective […]