Standard Life is a leading life savings business that has been successfully helping customers with their life savings for nearly 200 years.
We are based in the UK and are trusted by over 4.5million customers, helping them to manage their life savings so that they and their families can enjoy a better future. We aim to be customers’ first choice for their savings and our expertise is underpinned by a deep understanding of the current and future needs of our customers and clients, and their advisers. We invest to support these needs and help our customers as they plan their future.
Standard Life is part of Standard Life Aberdeen plc and able to draw on the financial strength and investment expertise of a FTSE 100® and Fortune Global 500 company that is one of the world’s largest investment companies.
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Standard Life: top slicing relief changes advisers need to know
Jul 23, 2019
Changes to HMRCs guidance on top slicing relief mean it may no longer be as quick and easy to determine if there's additional tax to pay when a bond is surrendered. In some cases, the shorthand method could now be a shortcut to the wrong tax destination. more...
Standard Life: Innovative products and platforms offer competitive advantages for advisers
Apr 29, 2019
Steve Owen, Head of Elevate Platform Proposition at Standard Life, discusses how more competitively priced funds, investment solutions and platforms can help advisers combat downward pressure on investment returns and focus on total cost. more...
Standard Life: Choosing a platform isn't a once in a lifetime decision
Apr 25, 2019
Steve Owen, Head of Elevate Platform Propositions at Standard Life discusses what really matters when coming to a decision on what platform is right for advisers and their clients. more...