UK - Accountancy firm Thomas May & Co has teamed up with Beckett Financial Services to offer its clients investment, pensions and financial planning advice.
Thomas May managing partner Brian Carruthers said: “In dealing with clients’ financial matters we are in an excellent position to advise them on their pensions, investment strategy and financial planning generally.”
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) is in the process of convening an industry-wide group to take forward the work of the Institutional Disclosure Working Group (IDWG).
The Transfers and Re-registration Industry Group (TRIG) has given its support to an initiative which aims to complete occupational pension transfers within three weeks.
Scottish Widows has completed a bulk annuity deal for the Hitachi UK Limited Pension Scheme.