'Inevitable consequence' of single financial guidance body
The Pensions Regulator and Financial Conduct Authority work together
Hammond to deliver speech on 22 November
New functionality to be phased in over coming months
Service not product is a must
Tax relief overhaul put on hold for now
Pension was invested in unregulated property scheme
Where's Gladys Knight when you need her?
Why spousal bypass trusts still have a place in estate planning
Is an ex-banker now the most influential person in pensions?
Advisers have been urged to review any small self-administered schemes (SSAS) on their books to ensure the pensions properly comply with strict HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) rules.
Scrapping salary sacrifice, rumoured to be part of the 8 July Budget, would do more harm than good but is likely to be high up on the Chancellor's agenda, providers have said.
This week's events, hires (and a joke)
SIPP investors ‘punished still further’ on cash interest rates
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Association of Member-Directed Pension Schemes (AMPS) "are not on speaking terms" after last year's SIPP capital adequacy showdown - leaving providers with little or no support in the fight against pension...
Discretionary fund manager (DFM) Barnett Waddingham Investments, formerly part of the Barnett Waddingham group, has de-authorised seven months after being taken over by rival DFM Whitefoord, regulatory records show.
The government has dropped plans to fine savers who access defined contribution (DC) pots under changes announced in the Budget but fail to alert all their previous pension providers.
Here we go again… What did we learn from the third SIPP thematic review?
In this week's Retirement Planner news round-up we highlight five key stories you might have missed over the past seven days.
Advice firm Chase de Vere has sold it's self-invested personal pension (SIPP) book to provider Barnett Waddingham for an undisclosed sum.
Fiona Murphy takes a closer look at the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) capital adequacy reforms, thematic review and ‘Dear CEO' letter for SIPP operators.
Pensions firm Barnett Waddingham has bought Harsant Services' 2,700-strong self-invested personal pension (SIPP) book for an undisclosed sum.
Pensions passport idea touted as ‘win-win’
Self-invested personal pension provider Barnett Waddingham has launched a ‘Flexible SIPP' to meet what it said was demand from advisers.