UK - Web portal services provider The Exchange has processed over 100,000 new business transactions for IFAs via its Exweb product.
This is the first time transaction figures have been released for Exweb, which is attempting to increase the volume of electronic new business in the market place.
The Exchange gives IFAs access to 77 electronic application forms from a total of 12 product providers covering term assurance, income protection, critical illness, bonds and pensions.
Some of the UK's biggest pension schemes will be forced to report on climate risk in line with recommendations from the Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
TPT Retirement Solutions has launched a pension scheme for the education sector which offers schools both defined contribution (DC) and defined benefit (DB) pension provision.
The People's Pension has revealed plans to overhaul its charging structure, cutting fees and returning profits to members with an aim to help people save more money for retirement.
Data consultancy ITM has appointed Akash Rooprai as head of client management to lead its de-risking business.