SIPPs: New restrictions on commercial property purchase in SIPPs?

iStock_000016457256_ExtraSmallSelf-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs) and commercial property purchase have gone hand in hand for many years, but at least one provider is imposing new limits. We look at whether this could signal the start of more restrictive rules and whether it buying a commercial property in a SIPP might be harder in months to come. SIPP commercial property purchase Need advice on your ...

Harlequin Property Update: Clients of TailorMade contacted by FSCS

Update Harlequin 150pxClients of TailorMade Independent, which heavily promoted investment into Harlequin Property, are to be contacted by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) to investigate whether they should receive compensation. TailorMade was a provider of SIPPs (Self-Invested Personal Pensions) and alternative investments, including Harlequin Property. Clients of the firm have had a rough ride over the past 12 months. TailorMade varied its regulatory permissions earlier in the year, so it could no longer advise on new pensions and entered liquidation in October, leaving investors hugely concerned over the future of their pensions. Since ...