“Nudist beaches are very good places for maintaining eye contact.” IFG’s Donna Bradshaw
“You, too, would be on the floor cross-legged after six pints of Mansfield Bitter. Scratchings, anyone?” Mansfield Building Society’s Pete Doherty
I am absolutely ravishing.” Skandia PR Alex Jones struggles to find the right word to communicate that he is hungry.
“Er, we seem to have lost our pensions guy.”
Jones again, realising that Skandia was one man down on arrival at Southampton from Cowes.
The Chancellor has appointed Jane Platt as the new chief executive of National Savings & Investments.Platt is currently on the board of Witan Investment Trust and Edinburgh UK Tracker Trust and was formerly chief operating officer, customer segments at Reuters.She will take up the position on 4 September 2006. Finance director and deputy chief executive […]
Lawrence House Fund Managers’ UK equity income fund of funds has been switched to the Investment Management Association’s UK equity income sector from the UK all companies sector. The firm says the fund was placed in the wrong sector by mistake following its launch. It invests in UK equity income funds to create a best-of-breed […]
A major feature of our articles is looking into the Jelf Employee Benefits crystal ball to predict changes and trends that may influence the short and medium term shape of UK employee benefits. By flagging such changes early we aim to provide our followers with the tools to make sensible and informed decisions on their benefits offerings.
I have recently completed training to become a certified money coach: it is an area we are developing to complement our traditional advice service. One of the exercises is to imagine you are floating in a small boat through time. We ask you to consider where you want to land and what you might find […]
Quilter Financial Adviser School will now offer the Level 6 Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning as part of new offerings announced as it rebrands. Formerly called the Financial Adviser School, QFAS will offer the Level 6 qualification to the whole of market. The first cohort for the Level 6 programme began last week and includes […]
Two directors at St James’s Place have increased the shares they own in the company. SJP investments managing director David Lamb and partnership managing director Ian Gascoigne have both bought £8,996 worth of the company’s shares, according to a London Stock Exchange notice. Lamb and Gascoigne bought 993 ordinary shares of 15p each at a price of […]