The Derbyshire (Isle of Man) is maintaining its Manx bonds rates consistent for a second month, amidst continuing uncertainty over UK base rates.Savers can benefit from a guaranteed rate of up to 5.15 per cent gross until May 30, and fast-moving savers are able to take advantage of the rate on the one-year Manx bond, […]
Isn’t it funny how quickly things change in our industry? After four years of using uneconomic commission to establish a false market for stake- holder pensions, many product providers have suddenly gone cold on the idea.
This month will see the release of a TV advertising campaign to raise awareness of auto-enrolment among small and micro employers. It arrives before an unprecedented number of businesses approach their staging date.
Europe will lose decision-making autonomy and be worse off under the terms outlined in last week’s Brexit whitepaper from Theresa May’s government, says the EU’s chief negotiator. The UK government scrapped its plans for mutual recognition of regulation in the whitepaper. The whitepaper instead proposes an equivalence model, similar to that used by Singapore and the […]
Adviser trade body Pimfa has called on the government to go forward with the pensions dashboard as rumours swirl that ministers are considering abandoning the idea. Pimfa’s call comes after reports claim work and pensions secretary Esther McVey believes that the pensions dashboard would be a distraction to rolling out universal credit and so should […]
The Money Advice Service will soon be superseded by a new public financial guidance body, rolling it into Pension Wise and The Pensions Advisory Service. Money Marketing looks at some of the key stats for the organisation ahead of the transition.