Ed Miliband has resigned as Labour leader, effective following today’s VE day commemorations, after the party was hammered in the general election. Miliband’s party lost out heavily last night, retaining just a single seat in Scotland, while shadow chancellor Ed Balls lost his seat in Morley and Outwood. In a speech today, Miliband said Labour deputy […]
Pensions have never been more attractive. The coalition Government has done a good job in doing away with the idea that pensions are something to be kept under lock and key for the longest possible period, before converting them to a typically paltry income. Now pension freedoms are upon us, savers are free to do […]
She is Maria Sinclair, just 65 and she is happy. Pension freedom has begun. She has a pension pot, which she began some 25 years ago, and she believes it is worth quite a lot. In work, Maria never earned more than £18,000 a year. Her state pension amounts to £118.64 a week. She has […]
Figures were boosted elsewhere in the business, particularly with a 17 per cent increase in assets at LGIM.
Craig Inches, Head of Short Rates and Cash at Royal London Asset Management, provides three bond market trends this week and highlights that the doves were out in force at this month’s ECB meeting as bond yields drop. Read the article here The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and […]
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