Lions agree strategic partnership with Royal London
Royal London has today announced a new partnership with The British & Irish Lions, becoming the ‘Principal Partner’ of the Women’s Lions Programme.
Contactless payment limit increase welcomed but concerns over card theft and overspending
Sarah Pennells, head of financial capability at Royal London, comments on the increase in contactless payments limit to £100.
Royal London responds to Chancellor’s Budget
Royal London responds to today’s (3 March) announcements affecting pensions and personal finance in the Chancellor’s Budget.
UK gilt markets following budget announcement
Ben Nicholl, fixed income fund manager at Royal London Asset Management (RLAM), comments on the outlook for the UK gilt market following the Chancellor's budget.
Extension of Covid relief for economy very welcome
Melanie Baker, senior economist at Royal London Asset Management, comments on the Chancellor's budget.
Welcome 'spend now worry later' stance in budget
Trevor Greetham, head of multi asset at Royal London Asset Management, comments on the Chancellor's budget.
Royal London enhances adviser and employer support through acquisition of Wealth Wizards from Liverpool Victoria
Royal London, the UK’s largest mutual life, pensions and investment company, today announces the purchase, subject to regulatory approval, of Wealth Wizards, a market leading fintech business.
RLAM lists framework of opportunities for 2021 AGM season
Following the Investment Association’s outline of its expectations of companies this AGM season, Ashley Hamilton Claxton, head of responsible investment at Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) comments.
Royal London paid £13.1 million for Covid-19 claims
Royal London paid £13.1 million for Covid-19 claims in 2020 helping the families of more than 2,100 customers.
Royal London supports customers through Covid-19
Responding to the Association of British Insurers’ (ABI) figures which shows insurers are expected to pay up to £2.5 billion for Covid-19 related claims Craig Paterson, Chief Underwriter at Royal London, comments.
RLAM welcomes vote on Glencore's climate action plan as it transitions to a low carbon future
Carlota Garcia-Manas, senior responsible investment analyst at Royal London Asset Management (RLAM), comments on Glencore's announcement today that the company will put their climate plan to a shareholder vote at its upcoming AGM.
UK GDP - avoiding a fall
RLAM's senior economist Melanie Baker comments on UK GDP data.
RLAM launches Global Sustainable Credit Fund
Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) announces the launch of its Global Sustainable Credit Fund, expanding its range of Sustainable Investing products.
High time 'buy now, pay later' deals are regulated
Sarah Pennells, our head of financial capability, comments on the Woolard Review recommendations for the unsecured credit market.
Royal London launches Investment Pathways
Royal London has launched its Investment Pathways, a series of solutions aimed at non-advised customers moving some or all of their pensions into income drawdown.
Fallout from COVID as number of people accessing pensions continues to rise
Helen Morrissey, pension specialist from Royal London, comments on on today’s (29 January) Flexible Payments from Pensions data.
RLAM appoints Kevin Flood as Head of Dealing
Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) announces the appointment of Kevin Flood as Head of Dealing. Kevin has been with RLAM for nearly three years in the position of Lead Fixed Income Dealer.
Grim PMI as lockdown hits
Our senior economist Melanie Baker comments on the UK PMI data.
Royal London adds Underwrite Later option for Business Protection and Relevant Life Plans
Royal London has added an Underwrite Later option for Life Cover on its Business Menu and Relevant Life Plans, allowing cover to be offered while medical evidence is being obtained.
UK inflation: bumping around before a bounce
Our senior economist Melanie Baker comments on the UK inflation figures.
Government must take urgent action on pension contribution rates or risk undermining AE success
Our pension specialist Helen Morrissey comments on 'Occupational Pension Schemes data in the UK'.
Renters in arrears at the mercy of landlords
Sarah Pennells, head of financial capability at Royal London, comments on the call for action needed to tackle rental debts crisis which is backed by organisations including the National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA), Shelter, StepChange Debt Charity and Nationwide Building Society.