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Advisers giving defined benefit pension transfer advice can expect to pay nearly double for their professional indemnity insurance premiums at the next renewal than those who do not advise in that area. QPI, which is part of insurance broker PIB Group, says advisers with DB exposure can expect to pay between 2 per cent and 3 […]
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has declared nine firms default, included at least four financial advisers, in its latest list of collapsed firms. Advice firms included on the list covering July are London-based Talk Financial Solutions, Kent firm Accuro Finance Limited, Birmingham-based Ashfield Financial Planning and R W Harris Limited trading as Roger Harris and Company […]
Plans to make Britain a “21st century exporting superpower” will be set out today in a new export strategy. International trade secretary Liam Fox will set out today the ambitions through better use of Britain’s overseas network, online tools and building extensive business-to-business networks. Last year £620bn of goods and services exported by British companies, […]
A thinktank has called on the government to scrap pensions tax relief and replace it with bonuses on contributions. In a paper by Michael Johnson from the influential thinktank The Centre for Policy Studies, he says that the government should use a review into pensions tax relief to reform the system and broaden Britain’s savings […]
Strong relationships don’t just happen by accident. They take time, commitment and effort. When we spoke to a number of advisers last year, it was no surprise to hear regular reviews were at the heart of their ability to forge deeper connections with their clients. It’s a chance to catch up. A dedicated checkpoint to […]
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