Category Archives: Blog

Response to FCA annuity review

14th February 2014 Commenting on the Financial Conduct Authorities’ announcement that it is to launch a study into competition in the annuities market, Gina Miller, Founder of the True and Fair Campaign stated: “Ending the scandalous rip-off of hidden costs … Continue reading

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Money Marketing Daniel Godfrey comment

5th February 2014 Commenting on Daniel Godfrey’s viewpoint on the ‘corrosive issue of hidden costs’, Gina Miller, Founder of the True & Fair Campaign stated: “While we’re delighted Daniel Godfrey and many IMA members had a good Christmas, millions of … Continue reading

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Pension cap delay statement

Commenting on Steve Webb’s announcement that the pensions cap is to be delayed by a year, Gina Miller, founder of the True & Fair Campaign stated: “We need a full frontal assault on the UK’s rip-off pensions with legislation that … Continue reading

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True and Fair Campaign comment on platform price war

22nd January 2014 SCM Private, founder of the True and Fair Campaign, is questioning the benefit to investors of the so-called platform war. It believes that these companies are passing on precious little of their economies of scale and instead … Continue reading

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Damage limitation for your pension

Labour has thrown its support behind a campaign for more transparency around fund manager fees and financial product charges. Labour lends support to fairer fees campaign

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Commenting on The Office of Fair Trading’s Defined Contribution Workplace Pension Market Study

19th September 2013 Commenting on The Office of Fair Trading’s Defined Contribution Workplace Pension Market Study, Gina Miller, founder of The True and Fair Campaign and co-founder of SCM Private said: “We welcome the OFT’s recommendations for improving the quality … Continue reading

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BBC Radio 4 statement

5th August 2013 Commenting on BBC Radio 4′s ‘How You Pay for the City’ programme, aired on Sunday 3 August 2013, (http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b037r5dh) Gina Miller, founder of The True and Fair Campaign stated: “BBC Radio 4′s ‘How You Pay for the … Continue reading

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FCA investigation into stock lending

Commenting on the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) announcement that its investigation into the unit-linked funds sector will include the governance and management of funds, including stock-lending and counter-party credit risk, Gina Miller, founder of The True and Fair Campaign and … Continue reading

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Local authorities pension charges statement

Commenting on the FT investigation which reveals a huge disparity in fees paid by local authorities for pension schemes, Gina Miller, founder of The True and Fair Campaign and the recently launched trueandfaircalculator.com website, said: “Investment and pension fund management … Continue reading

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Statement on The FCA’s annual risk outlet

Commenting on The FCA’s annual risk outlet and its statement that it has concerns about the use of ‘complex charging structures’ for long-term investment and pension products, Gina Miller, founder of the True and Fair campaign and co-founder of SCM … Continue reading

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