How passive funds changed investing

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Quicker and faster, ETFs have cut costs dramatically

Advice & Comment

How will ‘second line of defence’ safeguards for pension savers differ from free guidance?
– Josephine Cumbo
Petrol prices and rail season tickets have outpaced inflation over the past decade
– Adam Palin
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Is OnTheMarket on the ball?

We test out new property portal

Stock market

Reveal fees, discretionary managers told

Report casts doubt on transparency of charges

Anthony Armstrong Emery in Brazil, where he has established a successful property business
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Investor fears over Brazil homes scheme

Police investigate collapse of EcoHouse company

Providers warn over pension deadline

Challenge to comply with safeguards by April

HMR&C self assessment website.
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HMRC digital transformation ‘too slow’

Tax professionals criticise pace of change

FCA faces death bond legal case

Investors act over ‘toxic’ label

Money for Marcus. UK News.
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Use of trusts continues to decline

Changes to UK tax regime reduce trusts’ appeal

‘Final salary’ safeguards watered down

Those wishing to transfer small pots will not have to take advice

West Brom defeats challenge to tracker rise

Judge rules that society was within its rates to raise tracker mortgage rate in 2013


FT Money won Financial National Title of the Year at the Santander UK Financial Media Awards 2014

FT Money was named Publication of the Year for 2014 by the CFA Society of the UK

The team were also runners-up for Best Use of Social Media at the Santander Media Awards 2014

FT Money editor Jonathan Eley was named winner of the Ethical and Professional Standards Award in 2014 by the CFA Society of the UK, and runner-up for his Contribution to Personal Finance Education at the Santander Media Awards 2014

Pensions correspondent Josephine Cumbo was named Journalist of the Year for the national press by the Society of Pension Professionals