FCA has published figures showing that, contrary to fears industry raised, the number of advisers in the financial marketplace has increased since implementation of the Retail Distribution Review (RDR). The latest figures show there are over 32,000 retail investment advisers in the UK. Clive Adamson said this shows advisers have many options open to them after the changes the RDR made to standards of professionalism and independence. (Source: FCA Figures Show More Advisers)