Royal London

Royal London CEO: We need a 'new form' of advice after Budget pensions move

Professional Adviser | 03 Apr 2014 | 07:34

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.


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
Roger Edwards

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

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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Royal London to buy Co-op Bank divisions

Members of life and pensions mutual Royal London have agreed to proposals to acquire the life insurance and asset management businesses of the Co-operative Banking Group.

IFAonline | 04 Jun 2013 | 12:19

FundsNetwork accelerates clean share class availability

FundsNetwork has accelerated its take on of clean share classes to achieve its target of having 95% of current platform assets covered by clean share classes by the end of June.

IFAonline | 22 May 2013 | 15:06

Ascentric assets jump to nearly £6bn in ‘best ever quarter'

Royal London has reported assets under administration on its Ascentric wrap platform have risen 16% to nearly £6bn, in what the company said is the wrap's "best ever quarter".

IFAonline | 14 May 2013 | 10:09

Roger Edwards leaves Royal London

Roger Edwards, managing director of UK protection at Royal London, is to leave the company.

IFAonline | 10 May 2013 | 14:37

What's Hot? Royal London's Derek Mitchell on returning 103% in five years

Derek Mitchell, manager of the Royal London UK Mid-Cap Growth fund, tells Cherry Reynard why he is confident on the UK consumer sector.

IFAonline | 02 May 2013 | 08:00

Royal London profits rise on bumper protection sales

A near-25% rise in UK protection sales helped drive an increase in profits for the Royal London group in 2012.

IFAonline | 28 Mar 2013 | 07:55

Royal London announces with-profits bonus rates

Royal London has announced annual bonuses for 2012 and final bonuses for 2013 for with-profits policies in the Royal London Long Term Fund and in the closed Scottish Life Fund.

IFAonline | 21 Mar 2013 | 10:27


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