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Elephant Aim flotation to take place today

Elephant, the mortgage and loans packager will float on Aim today.

The firm says it will continue to exceed budget with October being a record month for turnover and profits.

Elephant says its shares have been oversubscribed, with as many as 21,666,6666 shares being issued at 3 pence a share, and a market capitalisation value at 6.3m.


Adviser demanding redress from CII for lost exam papers

An adviser whose exam papers were lost by the Chartered Insurance Institute’s courier company is demanding compensation and threatening to resign his membership. Senior consultant of an unnamed IFA and Fellow of the Personal Finance Society John Dunckley has slammed the CII’s refusal to compensate advisers for lost hours spent revising despite pursuing compensation of […]

Skandia multi-funds become part of Bigger Picture

Lifetime is adding Skandia Investment Management’s range of multi-manager funds to its wrap platform The Bigger Picture. The Bigger Picture now features funds from 60 houses. Skandia IM’s asset alloca- tor range has sold 300m since April and comprises five equity and two fixed-interest funds covering all major markets. Lifetime director Michael Short says that […]

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What price (more) freedoms?

George Osborne will make his last Budget speech of the current parliamentary term this week, and the early media briefings suggest that pensions will again feature heavily in that statement. So what are we able to learn from the weekend’s coverage?


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