Pensioners cash in on property
Retired Scottish homeowners are increasingly taking advantage of equity release schemes to raise cash on the value of their property..
General Election: Personal finance
The big take-away from the party manifestos is how differently the parties are approaching the “grey vote”. Lindsey Rogerson reports.
Calls for new commission
The Scottish National Party today calls for an immediate rethink on pensions to resolve ..
CEO hails completion of deal
Aegon said the completion today of its acquisition of Cofunds from Legal & General marks a new era for the life company…
Grace calls for focus on stability
Aegon UK chief executive Adrian Grace is urging the Chancellor to rule out any further reforms to ..
Calls for fairer system
The state pension triple-lock should be replaced with a system that it fairer to the younger generation, says a committee of MPs…
U-turn on pension scheme
The government has scrapped plans to allow the retired to sell their annuities..
Treasury confirms Budget plan
Retirees will have access to £500 from their pension pots tax free to help them pay for financial advice …
Drawdown 'to become default option'
Retirees will be pushed towards income drawdown as annuity prices decline in response falling gilt yields, says Alliance Trust Savings…
Project will power 130 homes
Investors are being invited to buy into a renewable energy project offering a 7% return…