In the midst of the Retail Distribution Review Interim Report hyper-activity that was last week Lifesearch said it was relaxed about the FSA extending the RDR to protection business, as long as proposals to distinguish advice from sales go ahead.
I am a private investor about to start a new portfolio. My golf club pals have told me that there are many pitfalls to watch out for. What in particular should I be aware of?
Investors in US funds may have been tempted to cut their losses and run recently but those funds which can diversify into Canada have fared well.
FSA staff received their full bonuses this year despite the regulator admitting to a catalogue of mistakes in its supervision of Northern Rock.
On Friday, the Department for Work and Pensions published its guidance for employers on using the new Fit for Work (FfW) service to help ill employees return to the workplace. It also includes more details on the tax exemption for medical interventions that commenced on 1 January 2015.
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