THE Financial Services Authority has banned Barnsley-based sole trader Darrell Mark Eaden from being a senior manager for failing to monitor effectively his pension transfer specialist.
It said this exposed customers to the risk of receiving unsuitable advice. Eaden traded as Liberty Financial Consultants, a firm specialising in mortgages and investments that has now ceased trading....
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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.