The Financial Ombudsman Service
The Financial Ombudsman Service was set up by Parliament as an independent service. Its job is to resolve individual disputes between consumers and financial businesses.
Here are articles on consumers complaining about Mis-sold Annuities which have been published by the Ombudsman recently.
The Financial Conduct Authority
The financial Conduct Authority have overall responsibility for making sure that Finance and Insurance firms play by the rules. Where specific problems have or do occur, the Financial Conduct Authority will review the market and make changes where necessary. Annuities is an area that has been under scrutiny for some time. A number of reviews have already taken place.
Thematic Review of Annuities
Thematic Review of Annuities Sales