The Investment Platforms Market Study, the terms of reference for which the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published today, will examine whether advisers have a positive impact on platform costs and quality.
The regulator has said it plans to complement its analysis of supply-side issues by exploring how the interaction between consumers, their advisers and platforms affects competition. "In doing so," it...
Retirement Advantage research suggests
9,700 transfers in 2016/17
Up 0.1% from Q1
Extra burdens for largest firms