Five multi-manager firms are joining forces on a national IFA roadshow. T.Bailey, iimia, Premier, Neptune and The Way Group will be holding five events across the country in September. To register, call 01392 475 904.
Chartwell’s four business activities have been rebranded under the Chartwell banner meaning an end to the Cavendish Grant brand. Cavendish Grant IFA becomes Chartwell Private Client, Chartwell Direct becomes Chartwell theinvestorcentre.com, the fund arm becomes Chartwell Fund Management and the independent mortgage brokers remains as Chartwell Funding.The firm’s multi-asset Oeic is rebranded the Chartwell Oeic.Chartwell […]
Older people in Britain contribute nearly £60bn a year to the economy, according to the HSBC Future of Retirement study.The study indicates that rather than being frail and in need of care, 75 per cent of people in their 60s feel in good or very good health.A total of 3.2 million people over 60 are […]
Equitable Life has completed the sale of its subsidiary University Life Assurance Society to Reliance Mutual.The sale, which was announced on December 20, will benefit Equitable Life’s policyholders according to the life office, by removing the costs associated with University Life. University Life’s policyholders will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reliance Mutual which is a […]
Julie Lord is quite wrong, I am afraid (Money Marketing, May 17). Chartered financial planner status for firms will not confuse the public any more than they would be confused by dealing with, for example, a chartered accountant firm.
Written by Mike Riddell29 June 2016 Headlines over the past few days have screamed about record falls in sterling, record low bond yields and massive falls in equity prices. However, if you take a slightly longer view of markets rather than simply the one- or two-day reaction, I think it’s amazing how little markets have […]
Advice firm consolidator Newell Palmer has acquired midlands IFA Sense Wealth Management in a deal adding another £35m to its funds under management. The purchase is the 51st acquisition made by Newell Palmer since it began trading in 1993. The £35m is split between around 100 active clients from Sense, who will all transfer over […]
Three directors have been named to the board of the newly-launched Single Financial Guidance Body. The Department for Work and Pensions has appointed former National Employment Savings Trust chief executive Tim Jones and Royal Bank of Scotland director for products Moray McDonald as non-executive directors. University of Bristol emeritus professor Elaine Kempson will also join the board. […]
Susan Hill director on making finance more appealing to women and the need for a central training academy Think about your favourite products and services – the fragrance your partner bought you last Christmas; the last concert you went to; that meal you recently had at your local restaurant. Now think about the way they […]