UK - Standard Life's funds under management rose £3.3bn to £86.6bn in the six months to May this year.
But it revealed that worldwide new business on an annual premium equivalent had fallen by 25% on last year to £691m.
It also claimed to take 10.9% of the life and pensions market share in the first quarter of this year – and 15.2% of the IFA market.
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Employers whose dividend to deficit recovery contribution (DRCs) ratios fall outside the "normal range" should expect to see higher regulatory scrutiny, although no fixed ratio will be set.
Investment consultants and fiduciary managers should expect a final decision on the investigation into the market to be published by the end of the year, the competition watchdog says.