FAMR: Robo-advice hailed as possible advice gap saviour


The government has been urged to prioritise simpler guidance, more widespread advice and better retirement products to help people save for retirement, with robo-advice singled out as a possible solution.

In their response to the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) Financial Advice Market Review, which closed on 21 December, the National Employment Savings Trust (NEST), the People's Pension, and the...

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