Mutual societies are locked in talks with the FSA over exempting Holloway-style protection policies, held by thousands of people, from the RDR's remuneration rules.
The products, which are targeted at lower-paid blue collar workers who otherwise struggle to get cover, would likely be discontinued if they fall under the adviser charging requirements, they have warned....
Claim from SocGen's global markets division
Third annual Hampton-Alexander review
European Commission yields to pressure
Numbers in Adviserland
Retirement sector trends