SIPPs steady rise in popularity became a boom in the early years of the 21st century as investors began to feel confident enough riding the bull market to consider taking control of their own retirement funds.
A-day in 2006 brought with it a swathe of new legislation regarding permitted investments to make SIPPs even more accessible and attractive. How much further can the SIPP market grow? Many of the top-end clients, for whom they are an appropriate vehicle, will have already moved into SIPPs, and a proliferation of wrap platforms offer an alternative to those that have not.
The latest Interactive Financial Adviser panel includes:
John Moret - Director of Sales & Marketing, Suffolk Life
Richard Mattison - Business Developement Manager, The IPS Partnership Plc
Christine Hallett - Cheif Executive Officer, Carey Pensions
Slow progress in improving diversity
Share purchase deal with assets of £28m
Came into effect in January
Three examples of compensation rule issues
Buying in baskets