Mark Roberts, head of faculty financial regulation and corporate & academic relationship at the IFS School of Finance, says the problems of a few firms taint the whole industry and well structured training is essential.
Only a third of consumers believe they are treated fairly by financial services companies, according to research from Teamspirit.The survey found that 36 per cent of people say firms treat them fairly, with this figure dropping to 11 per cent when consumers were asked about loan companies.Building societies came top, with 56 per cent saying […]
Out of context “If you hear any music, don’t worry, it’s not my iPod.” Pimfa’s Liz Field apologises to MM after train delays force her to dash into a coffee shop for an interview “Paid in wine please.” Yardstick Agency Founder Phil Bray jokes about his payment preference after giving financial planning personality Phil Billingham a […]
Inflation stayed put at 2.4 per cent in June, bucking against an expectation it would rise to 2.6 per cent. Data from the Office for National Statistics released today show inflation will remain at its lowest level for 12 months. Smith & Williamson Global Inflation-Linked Bond Fund manager Thomas Wells says the Bank of England will now […]