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  • Putting a number on the value of advice - Royal London for advisers

    Putting a number on the value of advice Tom Dunbar 27 January 2020 Share Share We recently worked with the International Longevity Centre to put a number on how much financial advice is worth to those who receive it. Here, Tom Dunbar elaborates on the findings of that research. There are many myths...

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  • Advisers remain resilient in the face of Covid-19 - Royal London for advisers

    ...for advisers Putting a number on the value of advice Tom Dunbar 27 January 2020 Share Share We recently worked with the International Longevity Centre to put a... Advisers remain resilient in the face of Covid-19 - Royal London for advisers ...for advisers Putting a number on the value of advice Tom...

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  • The lasting effects of lockdown - Royal London for advisers

    The lasting effects of lockdown Tom Dunbar 9 July 2020 New challenges, fresh ideas and how the future looks. It’s no secret the adviser community has been hugely affected by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Social distancing measures mean they’ve been unable to have face-to-face meetings with clients...

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  • Why transfers in drawdown (TIDs) will be a key theme for advisers and the industry - Royal London for advisers

    Why transfers in drawdown will be a key theme for advisers and the industry Tom Dunbar 19 October 2020 Share Share Tom Dunbar looks at the factors behind the rise in the number of transfers in drawdown (TIDs) and why they're likely to be a key feature of the market for years to come. The COVID-19...

  • Future of advice - Royal London for advisers

    Read our latest research Within the UK advice gap, there are 3.7 million consumers who are not only open to receiving professional financial advice – but have more than £50k to invest. This accounts for over £185bn of unadvised investible assets. In our latest research, advisers share their views...

  • To help you talk to your clients - Royal London for advisers

    ...over to you within 5-10 working days. Promote the value of advice on social If you have a Twitter account, you can use these ready-made tiles and animated GIFs to promote the value of advice to your followers. All you need to do is click on an image to download it. If you’d like some tips on how...

  • Future proofing your advice with business protection - Royal London for advisers

    Future proofing your advice with business protection Gregor Sked 15 January 2021 Talking to your clients about savings, investments, mortgages to name but a few is your bread and butter, but are you missing an opportunity to talk to their children about these topics too? It could be a simple...

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  • Turn2Us charity - Royal London for advisers

    Access to the right advice matters Turn2us is our national charity partner. They provide practical support to people who are struggling financially – helping them to access welfare benefits, charitable grants and other sources of financial help. Together, we aim to help build a society where...

  • Revisiting the workplace pension market - Royal London for advisers

    Revisiting the workplace pension market 28 May 2021 Justin Corliss, Senior Development and Technical Manager, looks at the opportunities available to advisers in the workplace pension market. The advice industry has played a significant part in the success of auto-enrolment, not only in helping...

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  • Advice Gap - Royal London for advisers

    ...on the professional advice market and see huge value advisers can add?  Now ask that question to all three guests. But first of all, Ben.  Ben: I think we're a little in danger of thinking the skeletons of the past defining our future here, and, you know, there has been some scandals, we've all...

  • Feeling the benefit of financial advice - Royal London for advisers

    ...and Policy at PIMFA. This week Royal London released some new customer research that further explores the value of financial advice. Our findings reveal that professional advice delivers more than just practical, financial benefits. Indeed we found it also helps to improve the emotional wellbeing...

  • Integrating responsible investment into advice propositions - Royal London for advisers

    Integrating responsible investment into advice propositions 11 October 2021 Listen to Fiona Hanrahan and Ryan Medlock in our latest podcast as they explore some of the practical steps that financial planners can take to embed responsible investment considerations within their advice processes...

  • Gathering information for pension transfer advice - Royal London for advisers

    Gathering information for pension transfer advice In FG21/3 the FCA state too much of the DB transfer advice it’s seen is either unsuitable or it was unable to assess its suitability due to material information gaps (MIGs). This presentation focuses on the information tab of the FCA’s “Defined...

  • Good advice has its benefits - Royal London for advisers

    Good advice has its benefits Tracey Dickson 28 November 2018 With your good advice and a good protection plan your clients can access tangible benefits linked to their recovery. Yes the shiny cinema tickets, gym memberships and free tech might seem great at the outset – but in the long run having...

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  • Enhance your advice process - Royal London for advisers

    Enhance your advice process Responsible investment presents new opportunities for your business. Consumers’ changing attitudes to how their money’s invested, tapping into the next generation of clients… there are many reasons to embed responsible investing into the way you work. We can help you do...

  • Royal London announced our intention to purchase Wealth Wizards - Royal London for advisers

    . Andrew Firth, CEO of Wealth Wizards said: Royal London is passionate about supporting financial planners and advisers and making guidance and financial advice more accessible and affordable. We are delighted to be joining a business that can invest in the long term and believes as strongly in the value...

  • Good parent portfolio - Royal London for advisers

    Good parent portfolio Helping you to develop a holistic approach to good advice Selling your clients life cover helps to make sure they’re financially protected, but does it go far enough? Using a more holistic approach to their protection needs means that you’re not only giving them complete cover...

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  • Safeguarded benefits - Royal London for advisers

    ...with safeguarded benefits worth more than £30,000 under the scheme must take financial advice before they can convert, transfer or take them as a cash lump sum. The transfer value analysis requirement has been replaced with a requirement to undertake ‘Appropriate Pension Transfer Analysis’ of the client’s options...

  • Advice gap support tools - Royal London for advisers

    Get your personalised mythbusting materials Our research has uncovered that there can be confusion among non-advised customers  around what financial advice is, what advisers do, and the value they add. In fact, we've identified six key barriers, and common myths, that stop people from seeking...

  • Strong relationships, strong results - Royal London for advisers

    ...is putting their future prosperity, and possibly that of their family, in their adviser’s hands. So, having a close relationship with a professional who understands them and their needs well seems vital. Overall, our research has shown us that customers highly value the contact they have...

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  • Pension savings - Royal London for advisers

    ...in financial advice and the value it delivers to customers. But we’re also very aware that many workplace pension customers don’t ever speak to an adviser. We’re driving better engagement If we can help customers to talk more about their savings, they’re more likely to feel in control and to seek...

  • Meet RLAM's ESG team - Royal London for advisers

    -term outcomes and meet our customer’s expectations, we need to invest in a way that's sustainable into the future. We think that environmental, social, and governance factors in addition to the traditional financial metrics that we would use really do help us deliver those better outcomes...

  • Carry forward made easyish - Royal London for advisers

    . The table is even more useful in more complicated cases, say when the tapered annual allowance applies in some of the years or the annual allowance has been exceeded before. Case study two Tom has paid: Tax year Contributions 2017/18 £20,000 2018/19 £30,000 2019/20 £15,000 2020/21 £35,000 2021/22 (so...

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  • Steve Webb announcement - Royal London for advisers

    Steve Webb announces departure from Royal London 14 January 2020 Sir Steve Webb has announced he will be leaving Royal London at the end of January. Steve has been highly supportive in championing the value of impartial professional advice and in recognising its importance in driving competition...

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  • What stops people from seeking financial advice? - Royal London for advisers

    What stops people from seeking financial advice? Jamie Jenkins 21 June 2021 Royal London’s recent research on the advice gap revealed some really interesting reasons why so many people don’t seek out advice on their finances. We interviewed around 4,000 people to understand this better. By far...

  • We need to talk about the advice gap - Royal London for advisers

    – and the value people can get from using them.  Whatever the most appropriate source of professional help, there remains widespread confusion around financial advice and a level of mistrust of those who provide it. To overcome these things, we need to break down the misconceptions people have around...

  • DBAAT - Royal London for advisers

    DBAAT - examples of unsuitability This webinar is the second in our two-part series and focuses on the defined benefit advice assessment tool (DBAAT) - the tool the FCA uses to assess suitability of pension transfer advice. If you haven’t already, we recommend watching – ‘Gathering information...

  • Pension transfer policy statement - Royal London for advisers

    Pension transfer policy statement PS20/6 - a quick summary 5 June 2020 Share Share Today, the FCA released their much anticipated response to the 2019 consultation on Pension transfer advice, PS20/6 –‘Pension transfer advice: feedback on CP19/25: our final rules and guidance’. Commenting on today’s...

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  • Designing a protection portfolio - Royal London for advisers

    ...is best? Do you believe in spreading the risk? Is some cover better than none? What is the best value for money when you don’t know what claim could be made in the future? If clients have a clear understanding of the protection risks, they’ll make better and more informed decisions about what...

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  • Covid-19 – advising through the storm - Royal London for advisers

    . The use of CRPs is particularly relevant in a post PROD regulatory world where you’re required to prove the products you recommend deliver good client outcomes for your various target markets. The value of financial advice With all the media noise and the impact this pandemic is having on our daily...

  • Unlocking the £185bn adviser opportunity - Royal London for advisers

    , we need to do more to help people understand the value of advice; that it is so much more than just a transactional service like many others they might pay for, and how it extends beyond just the financial aspects of managing money. It’s clear from our research that there are large number...

  • Together for good - Royal London for advisers

    future. We’ll achieve this through a combination of three key areas. Value for money products and services We design flexible solutions which you can tailor to match your client’s needs – and we pack them with extra value. Our pension solutions Our protection solutions Championing impartial support...

  • Pension investments - Royal London for advisers

    ...investment? I believe strongly in the value that independent financial advice can bring to customers, including those looking to invest responsibly. And there's no doubt there's been an increase in demand among clients for responsible investment. But we need to tackle that in a way that isn't...

  • Workplace pensions for independent schools - Royal London for advisers

    ...of areas advisers can add value. They demonstrate that there’s more to dealing with independent schools than simply establishing a new scheme, and throughout this webinar they consider the ongoing advice opportunities and altered client needs as a result of changing pension arrangements CPD...

  • DB transfers – three things to think about - Royal London for advisers

    DB transfers – three things to think about Advisers are receiving an increasing number of requests from clients looking to transfer their pension from defined benefit schemes to personal pensions. Three things to think about Defined benefit transfers are a complicated area of advice...

  • Getting started with your responsible investment advice journey - Royal London for advisers

    Getting started with your responsible investment advice journey Ryan Medlock 16 September 2021 There’s so much noise around responsible investment, but how do you prepare for engaging your clients in this area? The direction of travel The surge in momentum behind responsible investing continues...

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  • ESG considerations and financial advice – EU regulatory changes - Royal London for advisers

    ESG considerations and financial advice – EU regulatory changes Ryan Medlock 28 April 2020 In the first article of this three part series, Ryan Medlock reviews the regulatory changes on ESG which will impact advisers and drive responsible investment further into the mainstream. There are regulatory...

  • Now is the time to review your drawdown advice process - Royal London for advisers

    ...their value. If your processes aren’t as robust, and you have no formal mechanism in place to review your drawdown clients, now might be the time to review your overall CRP and advice processes. The last 12 months has shown just how risky drawdown can be and the impact that market drops can have on clients...

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  • Thank you - Royal London for advisers

    Have you helped a client overcome a barrier to advice? Thank you Thanks for taking the time to tell us how you helped a client overcome a barrier to advice. You’ll find details of our final donation at Share your story from 1 June 2021. Why Royal London...

  • How great advice helped me protect my home - Royal London for advisers

    How great advice helped me protect my home Shelley Walker 28 May 2020 Financially stretching ourselves to buy a new home two years ago meant that buying protection wasn’t on our radar. However, the money we saved when we remortgaged helped towards protecting our future. May the fourth. A great day...

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