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From Regulation| 13:31

ARs pursued and FCA realisation: the week in news

What people are willing to pay for advice and yet another controversial ombudsman case also make the round-up.

From Mortgages| 10:49

Key Retirement: Equity Release Council is choking innovation

Group looking to fund new product which would not currently meet Equity Release Council standards.

From Mortgages| Apr 29, 2016

One in three expect to pay mortgage into retirement

Research reveals more than half of 18 to 45-year-olds are worried their mortgage burden will hamper ability to save for retirement.

Apr 28, 2016

TPR issues record fines for auto-enrolment failures

Pensions Regulator issued 96 escalating penalty notices this quarter, the most issued over any quarter.

Apr 28, 2016

ABI warns Pension Isa could return

Association of British Insurers and ex-pensions minister debate whether the Lifetime Isa is being used to trial the Pension Isa.

Apr 28, 2016

eValue to enter retirement robo-advice market

Planned proposition will be designed to help consumers in drawdown make decisions.

Analysis & Opinion
How to choose the right blend of income

Apr 27, 2016 |

How to choose the right blend of income

Blended and hybrid solutions were designed to solve the problem of income dilemmas post ‘pension freedoms’, but both have pros and cons.

Ageing population presents problems for pensions

Apr 18, 2016 |

Ageing population presents problems for pensions

How pensions advisers can navigate various retirement choices.

This generation game must stop

Apr 13, 2016

This generation game must stop

A cross-party Pensions, Care and Savings Commission is desperately needed to ensure more long-term solutions to these issues and to avoid the...

Wise up to older clients

Apr 06, 2016

Wise up to older clients

Various groups have put their heads together in an FCA paper looking at how those in later life can better access good quality advice

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Guide to Ssas

Ssas is beginning to look more attractive again.

Personal Pensions

Blended retirement income solutions

While pension credit cards failed to take the market by storm post pension freedom a growing number of pension providers are pushing hybrid solutions.

FTAdviser Blog

Should you talk about pensions on Valentine’s Day?

Aegon’s regulatory guru suggests some couples co-operation to help with retirement.

FTAdviser Blog

Pensions year summarised by distinct events

Freedom and choice, the summer Budget and the Autumn Statement defined pensions across 2015.

FTAdviser Blog

Don’t panic about workplace pensions

Early preparation and the right payroll solution are critical to minimising any staging headaches.

Recent Articles
  1. MPs to investigate Pension Protection Fund
    Apr 28, 2016

    MPs to investigate Pension Protection Fund

    Work and pensions select committee to look at use of powers of the Pension Protection Fund by regulator in recent cases, including BHS.

  2. Altmann backs fixed price advice packages
    From Your Industry| Apr 28, 2016

    Altmann backs fixed price advice packages

    Baroness Altmann says she supports the government’s advice allowance, as this is the first time MPs have taken the value of advice seriously.

  3. Govt: 230,000 people raid pensions in first freedoms year
    Apr 28, 2016

    Govt: 230,000 people raid pensions in first freedoms year

    In the most recent quarter, 74,000 individuals withdrew £820m.

  4. Lifetime Isa penalty exposes flawed govt thinking: Webb
    Apr 27, 2016

    Lifetime Isa penalty exposes flawed govt thinking: Webb

    Exit charges have been removed for workplace pensions while the government’s new Lifetime Isa comes with a 5 per cent penalty.

  5. Altmann to shun women’s state pension questions
    Apr 27, 2016

    Altmann to shun women’s state pension questions

    The state pension age is set to reach 65 for women by November 2018 and 66 by 2020.

  6. Volatility could cause decade of lost pension income: Aegon
    Apr 26, 2016

    Volatility could cause decade of lost pension income: Aegon

    Volatile markets could have wiped two years of retirement income off the savings pots of those entering drawdown last April.

  7. TPR bows to pressure to publish group personal pensions
    Apr 26, 2016

    TPR bows to pressure to publish group personal pensions

    New list of group plans to increase the choice of schemes deemed ‘well-run’ by the regulator

  8. Scottish Widows to switch workplace customers into default
    Apr 26, 2016

    Scottish Widows to switch workplace customers into default

    In the new pensions environment, Scottish Widows found only 25 per cent of customers are opting to take an annuity.

  9. Pensions Regulator to probe BHS
    From Regulation| Apr 26, 2016

    Pensions Regulator to probe BHS

    Regulator is investigating the BHS pensions scheme to determine whether to use anti-avoidance powers.

  10. Questions raised by FCA’s new pension freedom rules
    From Your Industry| Apr 25, 2016

    Questions raised by FCA’s new pension freedom rules

    Adviser questions why the regulator is finally pointing out what he knew all along about pension transfer value analysis.

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