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Money Marketing hosts retirement planning roadshows

Money Marketing is hosting a series of retirement planning roadshows across the country, bringing together some of the top retirement providers, distributors and commentators.

The Retirement Planning Invitational seminars will discuss different annuity and drawdown products and the changing shape of the Sipp market. It will also explore who can benefit from salary sacrifice and how advisers can transact this business profitably.

Speakers include Aviva head of annuity propositions Darren Dicks, Retirement Partnership director Steve Lewis, Scottish Widows pension development manager Robert Cochran and Invesco Perpetual investment presenter Neal Bailey.

Other speakers include UBS Global Asset Management senior portfolio manager David Buckle, Hornbuckle Mitchell sales and marketing director Mary Stewart and MGM Advantage  national account manager Brian Hunter.

The seminars will take place in London, Birmingham, Bristol, Harrogate and Newcastle as follows:

Birmingham: Thursday March 18 – National Motorcycle Museum    

Harrogate: Tuesday  March 23 – Rudding Park

Newcastle: Wednesday March 24 – Hilton Gateshead

London: Thursday March 25 – Grocers Hall (FULL)

Bristol: Tuesday March 30 – Aztec Hotel and Spa

To enquire about an invitation, call Louisa Hooper on 020 7943 8133 or email


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