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Council response to the FCA’s publication of its Handbook Notice and final rules on ‘retirement interest-only mortgages’ in March 2018

Council response to the FCA’s publication of its Handbook Notice and final rules on ‘retirement interest-only mortgages’ in March 2018

6 April 2018

The Council supports efforts to provide innovative and flexible options that are in the best interests of older consumers. This comment is in response to the FCA’s publication of its Handbook Notice and final rules on ‘retirement interest-only mortgages’ in March 2018.

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What does Equity Release mean for you?

What does Equity Release mean for you?

18 May 2018

Many more people are seeing Equity Release as a way to fund their retirement. But what are the plus and minus points to consider when looking at all ...

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Customers who may be vulnerable must be a key focus

Customers who may be vulnerable must be a key focus

17 May 2018

A key area for any Equity Release advisor must be the client's potentially vulnerable status. Awareness and appropriate support is essential in order...

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Equity Release now a key part of financial plans

Equity Release now a key part of financial plans

15 May 2018

With the significant increase in the Equity Release sector, it is now seen as a major part of retirement financial planning. The rise is due to the r...

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New Equity Release Council board member announced from Just Group plc

New Equity Release Council board member announced from Just Group plc

14 May 2018

The Equity Release council is pleased to welcome Paul Turner of the Just Group plc as a board member. He joined Just Group in April 2016 and is curre...

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New ERC board members from LV= and Just Group

14 May 2018

The Equity Release council welcomes new board members. Nick Austin of LV= and Paul Turner of Just Group plc will join the five members currently serv...

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Update on the study by FCA on the Mortgage Market

14 May 2018

The Financial Services Expo taking place in Manchester on 16th May is the venue for the FCA to provide the industry with an update on its study of the...

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Equity Release as an additional source of retirement income

11 May 2018

As our retired population live longer, it's becoming increasingly important to achieve a secure financial future in our later years. With many pensio...

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Industry to receive first mortgage study update from FCA

11 May 2018

The Financial Conduct Authority will present further detail of it's mortgage study to delegates at the FSE in Manchester on 16th May. Equity Release...

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Keynote speaker for National Later Life Conference

11 May 2018

The first National Later Life Conference, will be held in June with key note speaker Sir Steve Webb. Sponsored by the Equity Release Council and the ...

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News from Key Retirement

9 May 2018

Two key players in the Equity Release sector have joined forces, it was announced yesterday. Key Retirement are to invest in Answers in Retirement an...

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How you can help your children using Equity Release

8 May 2018

Children are one of the main beneficiaries of the Equity Release that their parents are obtaining these days, with one in four plans being shared with...

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Why is Equity Release growing and what are the benefits?

1 May 2018

The pace of growth in the Equity Release sector is making many people sit up and take notice, not least because a major high street lender joined the ...

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