Defined benefit (DB) transfers helped cushion investment platforms from the worst in 2018, according to consultancy Fundscape, in what proved a difficult year for the sector.
Pension and self-invested personal pension (SIPP) wrappers now account for some two-fifths (41%) of platform assets, as of the end of 2018, but the more surprising figure sees their share of net sales...
'Better value for money'
Inflows increased 67% in the quarter
Starting next month
Platform tools fall short
Made an offer last year
Regulator 'follows not leads'
6.4% of over 80s saving for end of life needs
Maximum 30% of redress
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