A moneymarketing.co.uk straw poll found that 58 per cent of advisers disagreed with the Personal Finance Society’s stance that it should “stick to its knitting” and keep out of controversial debates surrounding the RDR and 42 per cent agreed.
Legal & General has put over 25,000 protection applications on risk through its L&G Max underwriting service. L&G Max captures all relevant information on a consumer’s lifestyle, occupation and family medical history over the telephone on behalf of the adviser and gives an underwriting decision at the end of the call.Protection product and propositions director […]
Symponia says the potential eviction of 103-year old Esme Collins from her nursing home due to a Government funding shortfall is further evidence elderly people are being neglected.Co-founder and managing director Janet Davies says the fault lies squarely with the Government.Davies says: “In practice this creates a disparity between private funders -people who fail the […]
Ahead of his workshop of market volatility at the Money Marketing Interactive conference next month, Tavistock’s Connor Stewart answers the big questions on central bank policy and how to cope when the downturn hits Are investors diversified enough for when the bear market hits? Financial markets move in cycles and we are approaching the end […]
Investing time in building a team is the smartest way run a business even if you are keeping it small We advisers are a fiercely independent bunch. We all have our ways of working and generally we don’t take too kindly others telling us what to do. That said, I’m known to raise my head […]
Investor sentiment has been knocked by the prospect of a no-deal Brexit, a poll from Interactive Investor shows. The survey – of 404 savers at the beginning of August – shows 41 per cent say they have an investment strategy in place and are sticking to it despite the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the UK’s exit […]