I recently attended the FSA’s retail conduct risk outlook. It was interesting that the perceived risks were coming mainly from the banks. Most of the slides will be of no interest but I would like to show you the one above.
It makes miserable viewing if you are a traditional life & pensions company. Any guesses where it has gone since 2009? Continue reading “The Slow Death Of The Life Companies”
Two things happened this weekend. Firstly we lost an hour of our life; they took it from us in the middle of the night so we wouldn’t notice. If we are good we will get it back in September. If it were money that was borrowed for 6 months we should earn some interest, so do we get back our hour and a few extra minutes of life? And if we did how would you measure that extra life? That brings me to the second thing that happened this weekend, the 2011 census. Continue reading “2011 Census”