TOTAL returns in the commercial property sector on the IPD UK monthly index have suffered their worst monthly total return on record.
They fell by 3.6pc in November, well ahead of the previous worst figure on a 1.8pc fall recorded in May 1990. The year-to-date return now stands at a 1.8pc fall, indicating a negative total return on...
HMRC has confirmed providers operating relief at source pension schemes can continue to collect automatic tax relief at a basic rate of 20% under new Scottish Income Tax rules.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is seeking "improved" powers to set a schedule of contributions in defined benefit (DB) schemes in the government's upcoming white paper, it has revealed.
New regulatory rules which require providers and advisers to produce annuity illustrations will not solve the problem of consumer detriment as they are "fundamentally" flawed, according to Retirement Advantage.
Paul Budgen is set to join financial technology and auto-enrolment (AE) firm Smart Pension as director of business development.