View more on these topics

Equitable compromise scheme in the post

Equitable Life policyholders are starting to receive the final compromise scheme details this week and have until January 11 to decide if they will back the deal.

GAR policyholders are being asked to exchange their guarantee for a 17.5 per cent uplift in policy value and non-GAR holders are being offered a 2.5 per cent uplift in exchange for giving up mis-selling claims.

The policyholder meeting will take place on January 11 at Wembley.

Recommended

Technology could cut processing time by 38 per cent, NU tells Sofa

Using technology efficiently could cut the time of the average transaction by 38 per cent, according to Norwich Union.Speaking at the Society of Financial Advisers conference in Birmingham this week Norwich Union director of marketing Robert Fletcher told delegates that a typical sales transaction took 3 hours attendance with the client, 1.5 hours for analysis, […]

Moneyfacts launches pf and business websites

Personal finance data provider Money Facts has launched two new webpages, MFIC Money and MFIC Business, following its takeover of web directory the Information Channel.MFIC Money is a comprehensive personal finance web based directory with links to thousands of sites covering all aspects of personal finance including mortgages, banking and savings, life insurance, pensions and […]

Compliance expert warns companies over FSA rules

Many retail financial services companies may believe they are compliant with new FSA regulations but still be failing to meet admin rules.Compliance specialist Huntswood director Shaun O&#39Leary says many companies have put significant resources into ensuring their sales processes are compliant but fail to realise that their back-office admin processes could be in breach of […]

FSA move to axe designations in exams overhaul

The FSA has unveiled proposals to replace designatory letters, introduce limited retesting, toughen entrance exams and back a single accreditation scheme in the long-awaited paper on IFA qualifications.The news comes as head of industry training David Jackman has provoked a row with IFAs by agreeing with Ron Sandler that IFAs&#39 investment knowledge is not up […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm

    Email: customerservices@moneymarketing.com