Providers back FCA's 'second line of defence' for retirees

Professional Adviser | 26 Jan 2015 | 14:29 | Regulation

Pension providers must ask clients a set of key questions before they access their pension pot and should also highlight the benefits of regulated advice, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said.


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