Monthly Archive November 2017

Let your pension purr into life with a final salary transfer

One of my clients who was transferring out of her employer’s final salary scheme into a private pension told me recently that she wanted to be able to stroke her pension like a cat. It is a great metaphor to help visualise and understand why such transfers have become popular.

Staying in an employer’s final sa… Read more

The FCA guide for the redress for unsuitable defined benefit pension transfers

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published on the 27 October its final guidance for the calculation of the redress owed to consumers who are given unsuitable advice to transfer out of a Defined Benefit (DB) pension scheme. The new methodology will no doubt speed up the wave of expected complaints relatin… Read more