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Did you complete Aifa’s retail distribution review survey to help it shape its response to the FSA?

Yes 12%
No 88%

No “Because we are halfway through completing our own response to the FSA>”
Peter Kennedy, Forward Planning Independent Financial Consultants

No “I have not had any information through about it.”
Graham Carver, York Financial Management

No, I haven’t received anything from them about it.”
Tony Jones, Tony Jones Insurance Consultancy sole trader

No “We are also members of the Institute of Financial Planning and we are more closely associated with them. We are behind their response and support it.”
Martin Ruskin, David Jones Independent Financial Advisers

No “I have been asked to do too many surveys at the moment.”
Michael Sheehy, Sheehy White Insurance Services

Yes “I believe we have. We won’t be putting an individual response in, it will all be done through Stephen Evans, our principal and Aifa.”
David Moores, Evan Hart

No “I didn’t want to. For some reason I’ve just been too busy.”
Leslie Peter Carter, Les Carter Financial Services

No “I did the direct response only but I am concerned with how little the FSA understands about what advisers do for a living”
Bruce Jamieson, Jamieson Financial Management

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