May 2024: Month in review with editor Hope Coumbe

Take a look at some of the news and feature highlights of the last month

Hope Coumbe
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It’s been a busy month for the industry with the scene dominated by new platform and product launches, as well as regulatory updates, and the announcement of a date for the general election.

Policy watch… The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) retirement income advice review is front of mind at the moment, with our specialist piece on 16 May breaking down the regulator's findings in full. Meanwhile, advisers were warned this month that there is "nowhere to hide" from the watchdog's Sustainability Disclosure Requirements, which are expected in July. Also, in the lead up to the 2024 general election on 4 July, PA has launched a dedicated blog where we are bringing together all relevant news, policy and regulatory updates relevant to advisers. What else has been going on...

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