Rush to figure out death benefit changes given as reason for surge in enquiries.
Comments come as Money Advice Service calls for advisers to register for referral directory.
Defaqto is to help IFP advisers identify fund types they may want to consider.
It will be possible for firms to provide risk warnings without providing regulated advice, FCA says.
Webb’s pronouncements, FCA steadfast, ratings agency honesty, network model doubt and ECB stimulus lead the agenda.
Statements follow demands for a ‘second line of defence’ to protect people from pension scams.
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