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2020 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts awards

2020 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts awards

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A review of the 2020 awards

A review of the 2020 awards

The winners of the 2020 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards were announced on 8 September 2020 in an exciting online virtual event.

On this page you'll be able to view the winners, highly commended and commended brands for each award.

You can also click through to the special celebration brochure. This was sent out to Investment Life and Pensions Moneyfacts magazine subscribers and finalists.

Richard Eagling, Editor of Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts, said:

“The Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards have become highly sought after accolades of excellence, showcasing the industry’s finest products, services and advisers. The rigorous process by which the winners are decided ensures that only the very best organisations are recognised. All of the winners should be proud of their achievements and have set exemplary standards for the rest of the industry to follow.”

The winners of the 2020 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards were announced on 8 September 2020 in an exciting online virtual event.

On this page you'll be able to view the winners, highly commended and commended brands for each award.

You can also click through to the special celebration brochure. This was sent out to Investment Life and Pensions Moneyfacts magazine subscribers and finalists.

Richard Eagling, Editor of Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts, said:

“The Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards have become highly sought after accolades of excellence, showcasing the industry’s finest products, services and advisers. The rigorous process by which the winners are decided ensures that only the very best organisations are recognised. All of the winners should be proud of their achievements and have set exemplary standards for the rest of the industry to follow.”

Check out the special awards supplement

Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards Supplement 2020

Check out the special awards supplement

Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards Supplement 2020

Check out the special awards supplement

Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards Supplement 2020

And the winners were...

And the winners were...

Best Personal Pension Provider

Winner Aviva
Highly Commended: Royal London Commended: Prudential UK

Best SIPP Provider

Winner Curtis Banks
Brand Logo Curtis Banks
Highly Commended: InvestAcc Commended: Xafinity

Best SSAS Provider

Winner Whitehall Group
Brand Logo Whitehall
Highly Commended: Rowanmoor Commended: Barnett Waddingham

Best Group Pension Provider

Winner Aegon
Brand Logo Aegon
Highly Commended: Scottish Widows Commended: Royal London

Best Income Drawdown Provider

Winner Royal London
Highly Commended: Prudential UK Commended: Standard Life

Best Equity Release Provider

Winner Canada Life
Brand Logo Canada Life
Highly Commended: Legal & General Home Finance Commended: Pure Retirement

Best Annuity Provider

Winner Legal & General
Brand Logo Legal & General
Highly Commended: Just Commended: Canada Life

Equity Release Adviser of the Year

Winner Equity Release Supermarket
Brand Logo Equity Release Supermarket
Highly Commended: Key Commended: Viva Retirement Solutions

Retirement Adviser of the Year

Winner Henwood Court Financial Planning
Brand Logo Henwood Court
Highly Commended: Boolers Commended: Lucent Financial Planning

Best Stocks & Shares ISA Provider

Winner Santander
Brand Logo Santander
Highly Commended: Prudential UK Commended: Old Mutual Wealth

Best Investment Fund Provider

Winner Rathbone Unit Trust Management
Highly Commended: Vanguard Asset Management Commended: Premier Miton Investors

Best Investment Trust Provider

Winner Aberdeen Standard Investments
Brand Logo Aberdeen Standard Investments
Highly Commended: Baillie Gifford Commended: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Best Multi-Manager Provider

Winner Architas
Brand Logo Architas
Highly Commended: Jupiter Asset Management Commended: Premier Miton Investors

Best Absolute Return Fund Provider

Winner Premier Miton Investors
Highly Commended: Janus Henderson Investors Commended: BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon

Winner Vanguard Asset Management
Highly Commended: Legal & General Investment Management Commended: iShares

Best Discretionary Fund Manager

Winner Tatton Investment Management
Brand Logo Tatton Investment Management
Highly Commended: Brewin Dolphin Commended: Casterbridge Wealth

Best Wrap/Platform

Winner Old Mutual Wealth
Brand Logo Old Mutual Wealth
Highly Commended: Transact Commended: Nucleus

Best Structured Products Provider

Winner Investec Structured Products
Brand Logo Investec
Highly Commended: Tempo Structured Products Commended: Hilbert Investment Solutions

Best Ethical Investment Provider

Winner EdenTree Investment Management
Brand Logo Edentree Investment Management
Highly Commended: Liontrust  Commended: Royal London Asset Management

Best Ethical Discretionary Fund Manager

Winner King & Shaxson Ethical
Brand Logo King & Shaxson Ethical Investing
Highly Commended: Parmenion Commended: Hawksmoor Investment Management

Best Junior ISA Provider

Winner Scottish Friendly
Brand Logo Scottish Friendly
Highly Commended: Shepherds Friendly Commended: AJ Bell Investcentre

Investment Adviser of the Year

Winner Investment Solutions Wealth Management
Brand Logo Investment Solutions
Highly Commended: Strategic Solutions Chartered Financial Planners Commended: Advanta Wealth

Best Tax and Estate Planning Solutions Provider

Winner Octopus Investments
Brand Logo Octopus Investments
Highly Commended: Canada Life Commended: TIME Investments

Best Investment Bond Provider

Winner Canada Life
Brand Logo Canada Life
Highly Commended: Prudential UK Commended: Utmost Wealth Solutions

Utmost Wealth Solutions

Winner Octopus Investments
Brand Logo Octopus Investments
Highly Commended: Puma Investments Commended: Foresight Group

Tax and Estate Planner of the Year

Winner Mercer & Hole Financial Planning
Brand Logo Mercer & Hole Financial Planning
Highly Commended: Kellands (Hale) Commended: Magenta Financial Planning

Best Term Assurance Provider

Winner Aviva
Highly Commended: AIG Life Commended: Legal & General

Best Income Protection Provider

Winner LV=
Brand Logo LV=
Highly Commended: Cirencester Friendly Commended: Holloway Friendly

Best Critical Illness Provider

Winner VitalityLife
Brand Logo Vitality Health
Highly Commended: Aviva Commended: Guardian

Best Group Protection Provider

Winner Canada Life
Brand Logo Canada Life
Highly Commended: Unum Commended: Aviva UK Health

Best Business Protection Provider

Winner Legal & General
Brand Logo Legal & General
Highly Commended: Legal & General Commended: Aviva

Protection Adviser of the Year

Winner Watts Mortgage & Wealth Management
Brand Logo Watts Commercial Finance Ltd
Highly Commended: Drewberry Commended: Weystone Financial

Best Private Medical Insurance Provider

Winner VitalityHealth
Brand Logo Vitality Health
Highly Commended: Bupa Commended: AXA PPP healthcare

Best Health Cash Plan Provider

Winner WPA
Brand Logo WPA Health Insurance
Highly Commended: Westfield Health Commended: Health Shield

Best Investment Service

Winner TIME Investments
Brand Logo Time Investments
Highly Commended: 7IM Commended: Rathbone Unit Trust Management

Best Protection Service

Winner Aegon
Brand Logo Aegon
Highly Commended: LV= Commended: Holloway Friendly

Best Claims Support

Winner Holloway Friendly
Highly Commended: Zurich Commended: Shepherds Friendly

Best Healthcare Service

Winner Benenden Health
Brand Logo Benenden Health
Highly Commended: The Exeter Commended: VitalityHealth

Best Pension Service

Winner InvestAcc
Brand Logo Invest Acc
Highly Commended: Xafinity Commended: Dentons Pension Management Limited

Best Equity Release Service

Winner Pure Retirement
Brand Logo Pure Retirement
Highly Commended: more2life Commended: Just

Best Annuity Service

Winner Just
Highly Commended: Canada Life Commended: Legal & General

Best Structured Products Service

Winner Investec Structured Products
Brand Logo Investec
Highly Commended: Hilbert Investment Solutions Commended: Tempo Structured Products

Best Online Service

Winner Parmenion
Highly Commended: Transact Commended: more2life

Service Beyond the Call of Duty

Winner Cirencester Friendly
Brand Logo Cirencester Friendly Building Society
Highly Commended: IPM SIPP Administration Commended: InvestAcc

Innovation Award

Winner Tavistock Wealth (ACUMEN ESG Protection Portfolio)
Brand Logo Tavistock Wealth
Highly Commended: Legal & General (Rental Protection Plan) Commended: UK Structured Products Association (Portfolio Optimiser)