Old Mutual Wealth chief distribution officer Richard Freeman is part of a group of experts calling for a 'foundation tier' of advice, which should be paid for by providers. In an interview with Professional Adviser he explains why commission needs to come back and why the regulator must ramp up its efforts to promote advice
Freeman, a self-professed champion of face-to-face advice, believes the industry must ready itself for a new form of entry-level advice, designed to serve people in the early days of accumulation. The...
Pension savers need to engage with their retirement options far earlier than is currently normal to ensure they save enough through their lifetime, according to a report from the Association of British Insurers (ABI).
The majority of financial advisers (85%) believe the number of self-invested personal pension (SIPP) providers will continue to fall in the coming year, according to Dentons Pension Management research.
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