News 14 Dec 17
Advising British Steel pension transfers too risky, says SJP
Continuing to provide defined benefit pension transfer advice to members of the British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) could put St James’s Place “outside its risk appetite”, the firm said.
Analysis 13 Dec 17
Woodford-backed Purplebricks sees shares slide on £8.2m loss
Neil Woodford’s favourite online estate agent Purplebricks failed to woo markets with its half year figures after posting an £8.2m ($10.9m, €9.3m) loss.
News 13 Dec 17
SJP stops British Steel pension transfers amid industry scam concerns
The chair of the UK’s Work and Pensions Select Committee has described the British Steel Pension Scheme as a “honeypot for scammers”, as St James’s Place confirms it has stopped accepting transfer requests from scheme members in an unrelated move.
News 11 Dec 17
Old Mutual Intl takes balanced approach with UK bond
Old Mutual International (OMI) has launched a trust-based bond that looks to balance access to capital with inheritance tax planning and give control over the future distribution of assets.