07/30/2019

National adviser supports FCA Ban

The FCA proposes to ban contingent charging, which is the practice where the consumer only pays for advice if they elect to transfer.

07/17/2019

When to consolidate your pension pots

A large number of people even have pensions they have forgotten about, with the Association of British Insurers (ABI) estimating that more than 1.6 million pension pots in the UK worth £19.4 billion are ‘lost.’

07/12/2019

What high earners need to know about the tapered annual allowance

The annual allowance is a limit to the total amount of contributions that can be paid to defined contribution pension schemes and the total amount of benefits that you can build up in defined benefit pension scheme each year, for tax relief purposes.

06/04/2019

Spain’s Caixa boosts risk off allocation

Caixa’s equities allocation generated a loss of 8.6 per cent in 2018 compared with a 10.5 per cent gain in 2017, of that, Eurozone equities lost 14.8 per cent while its frontier markets allocation fell 15.1 per cent.