Directors back Brexit deal

The majority of directors support getting a Brexit deal approved, according to a survey following the publication of a draft withdrawal agreement on 14 November 2018. A poll of 816 Institute of Directors (IoD) members revealed that 72% think it's important a...

Properties take longer to sell in 2018

It takes more than a week longer to sell a property in 2018 compared to last year, according to research by Post Office Money and the Centre for Economics and Business Research. The report, which looks at housing data in 35 major cities across the UK, found that it...

Draft Brexit deal published

Prime Minister Theresa May agreed a controversial draft agreement on the UK's withdrawal from the European Union with her cabinet on the evening of Wednesday 14 November. Several ministers have since resigned in protest at the terms of the draft deal, including Brexit...

Drawdown savers risk running out of pension income

Less than half of people using income drawdown to access their pension pot have a high chance of that income lasting them for the rest of their life, analysis by Royal London has shown. Data from Royal London's drawdown governance service shows that 47% of drawdown...

2 in 3 parents have made no provision for children

Most parents have made no legal provision to determine who would look after their children if they were to pass away, according to research. A study of 2,002 adults by Direct Line Life Insurance found that 65% of parents had not made any legal arrangements for this...