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Shifting to an Isa model for defined benefit pensions would not create the “operational paralysis” some providers fear, according to think-tank the Centre for Policy Studies. In a new report research fellow Michael Johnson suggests how different components of DB schemes could work within a taxed-exempt-exempt model. Johnson has been leading the calls for the […]

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FSCS chief: PI cover is not fit for purpose

Financial Services Compensation Scheme chief executive Mark Neale has hit out at advisers’ professional indemnity insurance as being unfit for purpose and called on PI insurers to reveal how they decide what premiums to charge. Speaking at our flagship Money Marketing Interactive adviser conference in London last week, Neale criticised the way the current PI […]

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Just Retirement sales plunge 18% ahead of merger

Sales at Just Retirement plunged by nearly a fifth (18 per cent) in the first three months of the year, quarterly results published today show. Total sales – including bulk and traditional annuities, drawdown and equity release – fell from £276.1m to £226.7m year-on-year. Defined benefit de-risking deals fell 54 per cent, to £43m, while […]

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