The government has removed an amendment to the Financial Guidance and Claims bill that would have seen people automatically enrolled into guidance if they were taking benefits under pension freedom or transferring benefits.
Instead, providers will be required to ask customers looking to access the freedoms or transfer whether they have received "appropriate pensions guidance or appropriate independent financial advice". ...
Six hours for a client report
700,000 transfers in 12 months
104 delegates attended
'Benefit from healthy cash levels'
Could be two months to complete payment