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Henderson creates new retail role

Henderson Investors is creating a new director level role in a bid to boost its presence in the retail market.

The position of director, retail & multi manager funds will be filled by John Husselbee.

Henderson managing director Mark Lund says: &#34As one of the largest managers of collective investment funds we recognise the growing opportunities in the retail market. The appointment clearly reinforces our commitment to the market and our growing customer base.&#34


Skipton Building Society revamps loans

Skipton Building Society has re-vamped two of its mortgage products.The society has dropped the application fee on its Base Rate Tracker Mortgage and promises to refund the valuation fee on the loan, subject to a maximum of £200.It will now also allow the reservation fee on its 2-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage to be added to […]

Japan the place to be according to L&G

Legal & General is urging IFAs to recommend Japanese investments for longer term capital growth.L&G believes the apathy which affected the Japanese stockmarket for most of the decade is now over and it is now showing signs of recovery.The life office says the government and the banks are finally facing up to Japan&#39s economic problems […]

PR company to represent financial services super ombudsman

Public relations company Fishburn Hedges has won a six way battle for the right to represent the new Financial services super ombudsman.The Financial Services Ombudsman Scheme is due to come into force next Autumn, when the responsibilities of the existing eight financial services ombudsman are combined.Fishburn Hedges will provide the new scheme with external. internal […]

AMP appoints UK communications chief

Australian insurer AMP has appointed Tony McGarahan as director of its UK communications and corporate PR.McGarahan will be responsible for the groups media relations, corporate and internal communications, investor relations, government affairs and community investment.He will also cordinate AMP&#39s UK corporate strategy for all its operating businesses including Pearl, Henderson Investors, London Life, a 50 […]

Inheritance Tax, a tax on the wealthy? Urban myth or fact?

By Kim Jarvis, Technical Manager with Canada Life’s ican Technical Services Team. Inheritance tax has been around in some form since 1796. Estate duty dates back to 1894 and over the years this tax has evolved into the inheritance tax (IHT) we know and love today, which was introduced in 1986 as a replacement for […]


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