In this new column, I will be analysing the information that IFAs download from the Old Broad Street Research website to see what trends emerge.
IFAs are more likely to recommend pension income withdrawal as a viable alternative to annuities over the next year, according to research by Skandia.
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The Enterprise Investment Scheme Association has warned that intervention from the EU on investment rules could stifle the risk-taking culture of UK entrepreneurship.
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