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PIMFA welcomes enhancements to consumer protection in Work and Pensions Committee Report

PIMFA welcomes enhancements to consumer protection in Work and Pensions Committee Report

PIMFA, the trade association for wealth management, investment services and the investment and financial advice industry, has welcomed the enhancements to consumer protection laid out in the new Work and Pensions Committee Report 'Protecting pension savers - five years on from the pension freedoms: Pension scams'. 

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PIMFA welcomes continued relaxation of 10 per cent rule and consultation on permanent change

PIMFA welcomes continued relaxation of 10 per cent rule and consultation on permanent change

PIMFA, the trade association for the wealth management, investment services and the investment and financial advice industry, has welcomed the announcement that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is extending the relaxation of the 10 per cent depreciation notice requirement for firms until the end of 2021 and will consult on permanent change. 

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PIMFA backs calls for 'financial harm' to be included in UK Government's Online Safety Bill

PIMFA backs calls for 'financial harm' to be included in UK Government's Online Safety Bill

PIMFA, the trade association for wealth management, investment services and the investment and financial advice industry, consumer rights group Which?, UK Finance, the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and the Chair of the Work and Pensions Select Committee, the Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP, alongside Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis and the Money and Mental Health Institute, have all called for online scams to be included in the Government’s forthcoming Online Safety Bill.

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PIMFA calls on Government to grasp Post-Brexit opportunity to improve financial services regulation

PIMFA calls on Government to grasp Post-Brexit opportunity to improve financial services regulation

PIMFA, the trade association for wealth management, investment services and the investment and financial advice industry, is calling on the Government to take the opportunity offered by the completion of Brexit to reshape the regulatory environment for financial services in the UK.