MLP Private Finance plc, part of MLP Group is launching an IFA training academy on July 19 aiming to get more graduates into the sector.
In addition, MLP Private Finance has introduced an enhanced Continuous Professional Development programme in which all staff throughout the UK will participate.
MLP managing director Frank Mesterharm says: “There is an urgent need to bring a new generation of well qualified IFAs to the industry. The Academy will set new standards of professionalism amongst young advisers, and is especially designed to attract graduates into the industry. The issue of graduate entry into the IFA industry is critical at this time, and we believe this will provide a highly effective solution.”
The Academy is run in co-operation with the Sir John Cass Business School (part of the City University of London). Courses range from introductory skills, to MBA level.