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        Royal London's Taylor to take over as Ascentric MD

        Professional Adviser | 28 Jul 2014 | 11:33

        Jon Taylor, head of the former Co-op life insurance business, is to replace Hugo Thorman as managing director of platform Ascentric.

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        Royal London to pay commission on workplace pensions until 2016

        Royal London has said it will continue to pay adviser commission on its workplace pension schemes - currently branded Scottish Life - until 2016.

        Professional Adviser | 14 Jul 2014 | 12:29
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        Co-operative Bank receives £100m cash injection

        The Co-operative Bank has received a £100m cash injection from its former parent as part of attempts to fill a £1.5bn black hole.

        Professional Adviser | 14 Jul 2014 | 07:45

    Other Royal London articles

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      Five retirement stories you might have missed

      In this week’s Retirement Planner news round-up we highlight five key stories you might have missed over the past seven days.

      Retirement Planner | 13 May 2014 | 17:13
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      Royal London pension business up almost 20% in first quarter

      Royal London new life and pensions business was up 18% to £989m in the first quarter of the year, with group pensions benefitting significantly from auto-enrolment.

      Professional Adviser | 13 May 2014 | 08:01
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      Retirement guidance guarantee ‘does not go far enough’ - Loney

      The promise of guidance at retirement “does not go far enough” and a new form of retirement-focused advice must be created by the regulator, according to Royal London.

      Professional Adviser | 13 May 2014 | 07:41
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      Royal London brings D2C offering to the masses with TV ad campaign

      Royal London is embarking on its first television advertising campaign in over a decade in order push it's direct to consumer (D2C) offering to the public.

      Professional Adviser | 28 Apr 2014 | 11:31
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      Royal London CEO: We need a 'new form' of advice after Budget pensions move

      Royal London Group chief executive Phil Loney has called on the industry and regulator to come up with a "new form of advice" to service those at point of retirement and meet the challenge set by the Chancellor.

      Professional Adviser | 03 Apr 2014 | 07:34
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      Royal London profits up on CIS acquisition and new business surge

      Royal London's operating profits for 2013 were up to £346m, with new business accounting for £70m of the gains.

      IFAonline | 01 Apr 2014 | 07:52
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      Royal London appoints new head of intermediary in management reshuffle

      Royal London has appointed a new head of intermediary business and chief financial officer in a management reshuffle.

      IFAonline | 26 Feb 2014 | 12:00
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      RLAM reports record 2013 for new business in strong Royal London results

      Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) has reported a record year for external new business in 2013, with gross inflows up almost 70%, a highlight in a strong set of results for its life company parent.

      IFAonline | 12 Feb 2014 | 10:22
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      Royal London announces management-led buyout of 360°

      The Royal London group has entered in to an agreement with funds advised by independent private equity firm Vitruvian Partners to support a management-led buyout of Royal London's offshore arm 360° and its subsidiaries for an undisclosed sum.

      IFAonline | 14 Nov 2013 | 16:27
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      Ascentric hits third quarter of record net new business

      Royal London's Ascentric wrap platform has achieved a third quarter of record net new business, with £1.25bn of new assets for the year to date.

      IFAonline | 05 Nov 2013 | 08:07
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      Royal London to scrap Scottish Life, Bright Grey and Scot Prov brands

      Royal London is scrapping the Scottish Life, Bright Grey and Scottish Provident brands to move to a single "master brand" for its UK life, pensions and investment businesses.

      IFAonline | 24 Oct 2013 | 10:21
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      Three things we learned this week

      Retirement Planner's round-up of the top pension stories this week.

      Retirement Planner | 20 Aug 2013 | 16:57
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      Royal London adviser business going strong post RDR

      Pensions provider Royal London has posted a strong growth in sales through advisers following the Retail Distribution Review (RDR), with its platform new business sales up a record 39% on last year, the firm's interim results have revealed today.

      IFAonline | 20 Aug 2013 | 10:37
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      Royal London completes Co-op acquisitions

      Royal London has completed the acquisition of the Co-operative Banking group's life insurance and asset management businesses.

      IFAonline | 01 Aug 2013 | 09:46
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      Regulators approve Royal London/Co-op deal

      The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) has approved the change in control required for the purchase of Co-operative Banking Group’s life insurance business Co-operative Insurance Society (CIS) by mutual Royal London.

      IFAonline | 26 Jul 2013 | 07:18
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      Bright Grey's Roger Edwards leaves today to teach yoga

      Today is Bright Grey and Scottish Provident managing director Roger Edwards' last day in his role as he leaves to focus on marketing, social media, speaking - and yoga teaching.

      IFAonline | 28 Jun 2013 | 13:16
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      Royal London to launch D2C business with 'basic' products

      Royal London is to launch a direct to consumer proposition next year, comprising 'basic' savings and protection products that do not require advice.

      IFAonline | 17 Jun 2013 | 09:40

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