Financial advisers (IFAs) will be wary of helping members transfer from defined benefit (DB) to defined contribution (DC) arrangements due to fears they will be accused of mis-selling, warn consultants.
Speaking at Pensions & Benefits UK Barnett Waddingham head of pensions research Tyron Potts said the gravity of advising on transfers was not lost on IFAs. The fact there was no going back once a transfer...
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