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Assureweb supports seven major product providers

DBS Management, the financial services business support group, has announced that AssureWeb, its e-commerce portal for IFAs, now supports seven major product providers.

Over 16,000 IFAs have recently been sent free copies of the new business system, which runs offline, and links electronically to the AssureWeb online portal.

The new software allows IFAs to complete the whole business process, from quotation, through application to submission electronically.

DBS chief executive David Stewart says: “Since September we have worked extremely hard to develop the service and make it a major new trading facility to support IFA firms.”


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