Almost 180,000 retirement pots were accessed using pension freedom between July and September last year, latest statistics from the Financial Conduct Authority show.
The regulator said 178,990 pensions have been accessed by consumers to take an income or fully withdraw their money as cash. Pension freedom was introduced in April last year. It gave people aged over...
What made financial headlines over the weekend?
Cannot lobby government
Protectionist policies 'need to be taken seriously'
The chairman fears the asparagus is disagreeing with him – literally
DB providers 'likely to show resistance'