State Pension to go up from April 2021

2 Dec, 2020
State Pension to go up from April 2021 Iain Leggat writes in The Scotsman (27.11.2020): “Retired people are set for a 2.5 per cent rise in income next April, which will ...

Sunak Spending Review – Cut in Value of Workplace Pensions

2 Dec, 2020
Millions Face Cut in Value of Workplace Pensions BBC personal finance correspondent for the BBC Kevin Peachey, writes (27.11.2020):  “Millions of retirees will see the future value of their pension cut ...

Weekly Comment – On The Route Back To Normal

1 Dec, 2020
Our Weekly Podcast and Market Overview from Quilter Cheviot On The Route Back To ‘Normal’ By Chris Beckett, Head of Equity Research “As November closes out, it looks as though the ...

Weekly Comment – A Stable Outlook Ahead?

25 Nov, 2020
Our Weekly Podcast and Market Overview from Quilter Cheviot A Stable Outlook Ahead? By Chris Beckett, Head of Equity Research “Last week, equity markets continued to be dominated by positive vaccine ...

Weekly Comment – Covid, Cummings, Consumer Habits & China

18 Nov, 2020
Our Weekly Podcast and Market Overview from Quilter Cheviot Covid, Cummings, Consumer habits & China By Alan McIntosh, Chief Investment Strategist “Even before the dust has settled on the US election ...

And The Results Are In

11 Nov, 2020
Our Weekly Podcast and Market Overview from Quilter Cheviot And The Results Are In By Alan McIntosh, Chief Investment Strategist “It’s all over bar the shouting, although it looks like the ...

Find pension details

6 Oct, 2020
Find Pension Details Have you lost track of a pension? These days it is not uncommon for an individual to have had employment with a number of different companies during their ...

New non-contingent charging for defined benefit pension transfers

17 Sep, 2020
New non-contingent charging for defined benefit pension transfers – from October 1st The FCA have ruled that from the 1st October all defined benefit (final salary) pension transfer advice must be ...

Far From A Smooth Sailing

15 Sep, 2020
Our Weekly Podcast and Market Overview from Quilter Cheviot Far From a Smooth Sailing By Alan McIntosh, Chief Investment Strategist “The US stock market was still under pressure last week as ...

Size of final salary pension transfer values soar during lockdown

12 Sep, 2020
Emma Agyemang (Financial Times, 29/08/2020) writes about; the upsurge in pension transfer values during Covid, the fall in overall pension transfer activity, and possible impact of new contingency charging on finding ...