LV= Flexible Transitions Account

Last updated: 22nd June 2020

Charges Charges are not subject to VAT

Initial/Set up fee


Annual fee

LV funds only
£0 - £25,000, 0.40%
£25,000 - £700,000, 0.20%
£700,000 + nil

DFM Only
Upto £350,000 0.35%
£350,000 - £1m 0.2%
£1m+ nil

Upto £75,000 - 0.55%
£75,000 - £350,000 0.35%
£350,000 - £1m 0.20%
£1m+ 0.1%

Transfer in fee


Transfer out fee


In-specie transfer in fee


Taking Benefits

LV funds only:
£175pa for fund over £37,500, otherwise £295pa - after PCLS
DFM only and Self-investment - no charge

Additional Income Drawdown fees


Annuity purchase fee


Payment of death benefits fee


Other fees



Access: Direct or via IFA

Via IFA only

Online capability


The LV= Flexible Transitions Account is designed for advised sales. With a focus on consolidation and Income Drawdown the plan offers a variety of online services for advisers, including quotes and applications, furthermore an adviser extranet is offered allowing key transactions e.g. switching, plan administration etc

Permitted Investments

Commercial property

Unit trusts & OEICS

Limited range of platforms allowed

External deposit accounts

Unrestricted access to all 'sippable' deposit accounts

Overseas listed stock and shares

Limited range of stockbrokers

UK listed stocks and shares

Limited range of stockbrokers

AIM shares

Limited range of stockbrokers

Gilts/corporate bonds

Limited range of stockbrokers


Limited range of stockbrokers

Investment trusts

Limited range of stockbrokers

Discretionary management

Unrestricted access

National Savings & Investments

Unlisted shares

Structured products

Trustee Investment Plans

Insurance company pension funds

Hedge funds

Traded endowment plans

Third party loans

Property purchase

Purchase fee

£1,334 per property

Sale fee

£328 per property

Annual property administration fee


VAT registration fee


VAT return fees


Other fees

Lease renewal / new lease, £123

SIPP Bank Account

SIPP bank account provider

Royal Bank of Scotland

Current interest rate



Scheme trustees

NM Pensions Trustees

Scheme administrator

NM Pensions Trustees

Minimum contributions

Regular payments

£250 per month

Transfers/Single Premiums

£30,000 - with £3,000 minimum investment into LV insured funds

Min additional

£1,000 lump sum

Company Information


Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society

Year established

Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society Limited was founded in 1843

Funds under management

£2.4 billion

Number of SIPPs administered


Defaqto Rating

Not available


Accepts transfers from defined benefit / final salary schemes?

Yes, if IFA advised


Flexi-Access Drawdown offered


Scheme Pension offered




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