Aviva unveils platform changes

The new drawdown functionality has been designed to deliver complete ‘straight through’ processing, with all aspects of the new and existing business process managed online.


Regulator unhappy with Arcadia pension proposal

A TPR spokesperson said that the regulator remains "in discussions with the company and the trustees to understand the impact of the CVA proposals on the scheme and to ensure the strongest possible outcome is achieved".


Hammond dismisses £6bn pension tax reform

Mr Hammond reiterated that he is in discussions with the Health secretary on how to make pensions more flexible for NHS doctors affected by the annual allowance tax charge


Pension purchasing power down 14% for UK expats in Europe

The firm, which supports roughly 6,000 pensioners living in Europe, said the increase is largely due to currency market volatility following the decision to leave the EU and the more recent trade war between the US and China.