Most customers are receiving suitable mortgage advice but some firms rely too heavily on tightly structured processes, which force their advisers to bend information to give supposedly 'suitable advice', the regulator has found.
The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) will not seek to redact the names of businesses when it makes public its final decisions following a client complaint.
Somewhere in the 100-plus pages of the RDR the FSA says advisers will have the freedom to choose how they charge for their services. But is that what they want?
The pension switching review has implications for the entire market including platform to platform re-registration, Skandia says