Regulator says new qualification was unlikely to give more people access to advice The FCA has dropped plans to bring in a standalone equity release qualification. Last September the regulator consulted on plans to move away from the current system, where advisers must be mortgage-qualified up to level three to sell equity release, so consumers could access […]
The founders of Hargreaves Lansdown have seen their wealth increase over the last year as it emerges who gave what to the Leave and Remain campaigns ahead of the EU referendum. The Sunday Times Rich List, published yesterday, reveals co-founder of Hargreaves Lansdown Peter Hargreaves is ranked 51 among the UK’s wealthiest 1,000 people. His […]
Following a ruling by the Supreme Court on 1 July 2015, the government has announced the decision to delay the launch of the new tax-free childcare scheme until 2017.
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