Pension savers 'at greater risk' after High Court transfer ruling

Royal London blocked suspect transfer

Jenna Towler
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Pension savers 'at greater risk' after High Court transfer ruling

Savers will be at "greater risk" from pension scams following a landmark High Court ruling which saw a provider's decision to block a suspicious transfer overturned.

The case, Hughes v Royal London, focused on a £9,000 pension transfer request made in 2014 to a new scheme. Royal London refused the request because it had concerns about the status of the scheme. Hughes’...

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