5th May 2017
The pensions triple lock is looking like valuable political property as the UK General Election approaches.
10th April 2017
The average UK pension pot has rocketed in value in two years to £50,000, according to research from financial providers Aegon.
24th February 2017
Former Pensions Minister Baroness Altmann has been part of what the Financial Times has called a “stampede” to cash in defined benefit pensions.
22nd February 2017
Defined Benefit – or “Final Salary” – pension schemes could pay out less in the future under proposals published today by the UK Government. Read more in our article.
17th February 2017
Here are four common QROP myths. A QROPS does allow money to be withdrawn free of UK taxation (depending on your personal circumstances.)
13th February 2017
Pension Advice - The UK Government has tripled the amount you can take from your pension pot before retirement to pay for professional financial advice.
8th January 2017
The average value of QROPS pension transfers rose by a quarter last year to top £100k per transfer. That’s according to the latest HMRC figures released last week.
21st December 2016
13th December 2016
If you’re planning to be an expat, then moving your pension abroad with a QROPS (Qualified Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme), may save you money. Here's what you need to know.
7th December 2016
The UK Government this week announced a tough new stance on pension scammers. More “direct intervention” has been promised. Here is what we know so far.
5th December 2016
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) wasn’t mucking about when they said this year that they would be cracking down on investment scams in the pensions sector.
28th September 2016
At Holborn Assets Retirement Planning we offer both defined and contributed pensions. Our strong team of independent financial advisors...
27th September 2016
Is the UK Pension System Broken?Judging by a recent and authoritative review of the pension systems of 25 countries, the UK pension system is...
14th September 2016
Uncertainty still remains the key factor. The Government is postponing any decisions about your pension post-BREXIT until the invocation of Article 50.
26th May 2016
UK expats probably weren't amused to learn that not even the Bank of England's Chief Economist can make sense of pensions. Well, thankfully there is good news at last for UK pensions.
4th May 2016
Expats are often surprised that a UK buy-to-let mortgage is even an option for them. But is it worth raiding your pension pot to fund a UK BTL mortgage? We take a look at buy-to-let mortgages.
15th April 2016
Pension scams can have a devastating effect on the quality of your life. They can affect when you can retire and how much income you have upon retiring. Here are a few warning signs.