Jack Dee pulled no punches when hosting the MM awards, laying into the great and good of the industry. Unimpressed by Bright Grey naming themselves after a colour that did not exist, Dee then mocked Standard Life for having a name that no one should aspire to.
HBOS is adding the Bank of Scotland brand to the fascias of its 700 Halifax branches in England and Wales, to expand its business banking opportunity. From June, Halifax will be co-branded with Bank of Scotland, and the 100 largest branches will introduce in-house business banking managers. All communication material will use both logos in […]
Judging where to put your money abroad means taking acc-ount of often conflic-ting information, says Brian Tora.
Monday dawns. My last day of freedom. Tomorrow I start at Money Mail. I have packed my backpack and have an apple ready for new boss Tony Hazell.
SimplyBiz and Mortgage Support Network have launched joint venture company Broker Support Services aimed at supporting directly authorised mortgage intermediaries.
By Fiona Tait, Pensions Specialist 2015 was quite a year for pensions. Change, more change, and proposed changes to the changes. The Spring Budget – pre-election plans With everything that has happened since, it is hard to remember what happened in March. Following on from the bombshell of the 2014 Budget, the Chancellor confined himself […]
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BMO Global Asset Management fund manager Robert Burdett has more than halved the exposure to passive funds in most of the multi-manager funds amid fears of a bubble in the market. Burdett, who co-manages the £1.2bn F&C MM Navigator Distribution fund with Gary Potter, says the team has been cutting exposure to passive funds across […]
Opinion differs as to what has caused the advice gap. Some believe the move from commission to fees has made advice unaffordable for the mass market, with advisers having to focus on wealthier clients for commercial reasons, while others say the trend was happening anyway, regardless of the RDR. For Simplified Money director Lesley James, […]
Sales of protection policies are back at peak levels, with the sector growing by more than 20 per cent in the past year, despite adviser complaints over protection’s lack of popularity. According to the latest figures from Equifax Touchstone, sales of protection policies surpassed £149m between July and September this year — their highest level […]