Two out of five advisers have seen an increased number of clients going ahead with defined benefit (DB) transfers despite recommendations against, according to Prudential research.
The survey of 201 advisers by Pollright also found that between March 2016 and March 2017, 51% helped with the transfer even after their recommendation not to was overruled by the insistent client. ...
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has confirmed it will ban early exit charges for savers eligible to access the pension freedoms.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is consulting on whether auto-enrolment (AE) regulations on the quality of defined benefit (DB) schemes are working properly.
Inrev has announced it will begin building the prototype of a pan-European real estate asset level index after receiving financial commitments from 28 of its members.
This week's top stories include work and pensions committee chairman Frank Field telling PP that more needs to be done to consolidate defined contribution pots.