Next month's increase in the annual savings limit and more flexible access are among the attractions that could see the ISA overtake the pension as the retirement-planning tax wrapper of choice, according to research by Metlife.
The life insurance company suggested the increase in interest in ISAs for retirement planning was being driven by a switch in consumer attitudes following pension freedom as well as the upcoming increase...
Investors have largely avoided financials over the past 10 years, with the share prices of US and European banks having largely stood still relative to broader markets since 2007. But while banks won't return to their record valuations any time soon (and...
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