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Are you threatened by Barclays’ claim that they are going to steal your business?

No 100%

Yes 0%


“I’ve heard this all before. Abbey Wealth Management were the last to do this with Inscape Investment Services and where is that now.”

Rob Simpson, Simpson Financial Services


“I’m not worried at all. There’s too much business out there.”

Ian Munro, Ashdale Investments


“I don’t think it will cause us any undue concern.”

Denise Hopwood, Advanced Financial & Tax Planning


“Barclays think they can do the job better but they forget that they only sell their own products. They have not got the right mentality and therefore they keep sending us clients.”

Christopher Holden, Complete Financial Services


“I am not too worried as I have a loyal following of people I have been advising for some years. I have got to know their business pretty well and Barclays would have to compete with this loyalty factor.”

Richard Musson, Sherwoods


“There is no way the big banks will be able to compete with us in terms of client servicing. IFAs will always be in demand.”

Paul Lynas, Paul Lynas Associates


“Not at all. I just don’t think they are set up to handle the types of clients we deal with, they don’t have the ability. Most of my clients would touch a bank model with a bargepole.”

Michael Field, Michael Field Consulting Actuaries


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