Retirement advisory firms expect profits to rise as a result of new pension rules due to be implemented next April, and are already to looking to expand, research finds.
Advisers are planning hiring sprees and further investment in training and development, according to a survey of 103 independent financial advisers commissioned by Prudential in June. Some 61% of firms...
This week's top stories included Legal & General acquiring MyFutureNow to provide a dashboard service to customers, while also agreeing a hybrid buy-in with a Hitachi scheme.
NEST has signed up to the government-backed Star Initiative, taking all of its 8 million members' pension pots with it.
It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.