UK - A new employer-led industry body has been set up to improve performance and productivity through the training and education of financial services companies.
The Financial Services Skills Council, which represents more than a million people in 35,000 firms, will also aim to restore and maintain confidence among consumers.
Legal & General chief executive David Prosser, who has been appointed the FSSC’s chairman said: “The role of the FSSC is to lead the UK’s financial services sector in meeting the productivity and skill demands that will ensure consumer confidence.”
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has launched a website dedicated to signposting people to where they can receive guidance typically associated with a so-called 'mid-life MOT'.
This week's edition of Professional Pensions is out now.
Ben Gunnee reflects on 2018 and talks about the Fiduciary Management trends to keep an eye on in 2019
Lloyds Banking Group secured 630,000 new pension customers last year, according to its 2018 annual results.