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The new RDR – how technology can help advisers

Posted by: Neelesh Patni | February 04, 2013

The UK government’s Financial Services Authority’s (FSA) Retail Distribution Review (RDR) reforms came into effect at the end of 2012, after six years of consultation and discussion between the government and industry. The RDR has been designed to reform retail investment advice rendered in the UK, and has triggered a review of the remuneration arrangements so as to usher in a competitive environment that works to the advantage of insurance consumers.