Group pensions business was up 28.8 per cent from 27.6m to 30.9m on the back of a number of large scheme wins while individual business saw a healthy 24 per cent jump from 46.2m to 57.3m. Friends’ total UK sales were up 20 per cent from 74m to 88m.
In this short video, Trevor Greetham, head of multi asset at Royal London Asset Management, discusses the role of diversification in multi asset portfolios today. Watch the video in full The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and may go down as well as up and investors may not get […]
Almary Green, the advice firm led by industry veteran Carl Lamb, is in sale talks with Smith and Pinching Financial Services, Money Marketing understands. One source tells Money Marketing Almary Green staff have visited the Smith and Pinching offices, and that there have been discussions around a merged firm being floated on AIM. The Norwich-based […]
The FCA is analysing information from 40 firms about their adviser recruitment processes and what quality checks are in place on the advice they give. Earlier this year, Money Marketing revealed that the FCA sent letters to a sample of firms asking about training, competence and hiring records for staff. A Freedom of Information Act request […]
Sesame Bankhall Group has revealed several changes to its senior management, including the departure of Sesame Network and PMS Mortgage Club managing director Mark Graves. The group has now created two new roles – director, Sesame and director, PMS – with an announcement on who will fill the roles pending. Sesame has also moved Jane […]