The Consumers' Association has launched a fresh attack on financial advisers as its own research suggests only three out of 39 mortgage "gave acceptable advice".
A mystery shopping exercise conducted by the CA – and published today in the latest Which? Report suggests advisers are failing to inform consumers about the mortgage code and the various ways to repay...
First of a number of acquisitions
The recent sell off in the bond market and growing liquidity issues have forced bond investors to use similar hedging techniques, undermining their effectiveness and causing concerns about how much downside protection funds really have.
West Midlands Police have launched a fraud investigation into a Birmingham financier over his role in sale and rent back agreements.
Employers need to do more to inform employees unaware of auto-enrolment Scottish Widows research shows.
Naomi Osinnowo asks what needs to be done to get people to engage with retirement planning.
Neil Birrell considers the problem of focusing on the long term while considering the short term.
Council tax and pension contributions
António Horta-Osório to step down in 2021