Rapid growth in the lifetime mortgage market is creating new opportunities for wealth advisers to meet their clients' needs, writes Rob Miles, both at the point of retirement and beyond
Equity release lending reached a record £3.94bn in 2018 - an increase of 29% from the previous year - as more people turned to property wealth to meet their income needs in later life. The figures from...
Once-in-a-lifetime out, necessities in
£3.4bn released last year
And mortgage lending
To communicate equity release's wider opportunities and benefits, writes Chris Flowers, providers and advisers need to think about how best to engage not only its usual target audience but also their families
Third highest monthly figure since 1993
'Cannot normalise this level of loss'
There is no shortage of IFA firms looking to sell up, writes Daniel Baade. However, the big question is how to finance the acquisition of IFA or wealth management firms...
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