Pension freedoms may be causing new problems, warns FCA

The Financial Conduct Authority has identified a number of pension areas where ‘intervention’ may be necessary following the introduction of the pension freedoms in April 2015.


FCA tells Financial Planners their fees for the year

The FCA has told the advice sector its bill to help pay for the regulator will rise by 4.7%.


‘Tax adviser’ kept £300k from clients’ false claims

A self-appointed Essex ‘tax adviser’ with no financial qualifications is behind bars after he told clients how to fraudulently claim £1.5m in tax repayments.


Adviser firm wound up after two FOS complaints upheld

Bedford-based financial adviser firm Total Wealth Solutions is being voluntarily wound up after the firm had a complaint upheld against it by the Financial Ombudsman Service over pension transfer advice to move a client's money to a fund linked to a Brazilian rainforest scheme.

 Advertise your vacancy to thousands of professionals on FINANCIAL PLANNING JOBS  
Finding new talent is tough these days but we can help you reach 12,000+ financial professionals by advertising your job vacancy with us. You can set up an account and post your job the same day on our specialist job board. Dozens of Financial Planning and Paraplanning firms have used our affordable service to recruit.
Offer: Use code 'FPJSaver10' on checkout to save 10% on your listing. Click for details: