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Jockeying for position

Last week saw SimplyBiz members putting their racing tips into practice in a virtual Gold Cup challenge developed by Zurich.

IFAs were invited to use their manual dexterity, industry intelligence and common sense to race their horse and jockey around the course, which was split into four stages completed by answering industry questions.

The winner, Andrew Wetherell, finished the course in the fastest time and was then invited to enjoy a day’s racing at the Cheltenham Gold Cup – the real one, not in front of a PC. We hope his winning streak continued.


Sub way to go

Our panel consider the fate of employed self-cert, the fallout from the US sub-prime crisis and brokers’ proc fee structure.

Growth brings more confusion

Growth in the number and types of multi-manager funds has brought about the same confusion that the concept was designed to dispel, according to Defaqto.

While on the subject…

While on the subject of Godiva Mortgages, the Diary wonders if some modern-day Godiva were to ride naked round, say, the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association dinner in protest at outrageous arrangement fees or stamp duty – would the males of the mortgage industry manage to look away and keep her dignity? The Diary, believing very […]

Hay adds more funds for wrap

James Hay has added 13 new funds from Aegon, Fidelity, M&G and Morley to its wrap platform. The total number of funds available is 1,137.


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