Feb 24, 2012
Protected rights are funds accrued within pensions from originally contracting out of the State Earnings Related Pension Scheme (or SERPS), which has in recent years been changed to State Second Pension (S2P).
Feb 17, 2012
The financial services sector is currently preparing for the implementation of the Retail Distribution Review (RDR) – one of the biggest overhauls of financial regulation since the Financial Services Act was introduced in 1986.
Feb 15, 2012
The eurozone crisis has prompted a radical shake-up in the global bond market.
Feb 10, 2012
We wish that more people used the services of an IFA, because we are convinced that the people who do are not just wealthier, but in the process, are better able to cope with many of the challenges that life can throw at them.
Feb 07, 2012
The new year began with many of the same overriding preoccupations that characterised 2011 although share prices were boosted during January amid rising optimism the global economy would manage to weather the worst effects of the eurozone’s ongoing
Feb 03, 2012
Notwithstanding the London Olympics and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, 2012 is widely expected to be a tough year for the UK economy. The Ernst & Young Item Club (E&YIC) warned that the UK might already be back in recession.
Jan 30, 2012
Here are some of the areas where planning between now and 5 April 2012 could provide tax advantageous solutions to help you build a decent retirement income.
Jan 27, 2012
We are reminding you to actually pay your tax bill by January 31 2012 and have highlighted the different payment methods available to do so.
Jan 20, 2012
Discussing the different tax implications depending upon what the business protection is for.
Jan 19, 2012
There are numerous ways to set up shareholder/partnership protection policies. This week we will consider looking at some of the key issues which need addressed when considering this type of cover.