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New business development manager at Winterthur

Winterthur Life is appointing Laurence Toft as business development manager. Toft previously worked for Scottish Amicable and has worked in financial services for 20 years. He will report to Winterthur regional sales manager for the South Frank Parsons, and will work from the Reading office.


Namba and Aifa concern at the gaps in regulation

FSA proposals for mortgage regulation would leave some borrowers unprotected by excluding major product areas, according to the National Association of Mortgage Brokers and Advisers and Aifa. The trade bodies, which are intending to form an association for mortgage intermediaries, are disappointed that product areas such as buy to let, home reversion equity-release plans and […]

IFA races against time to get PI cover

A Sussex IFA told he advises on too many pensions to get PI has under a week to find cover or face closure despite trying to get cover from every provider recommended by the FSA. Two weeks after the FSA introduced emergency measures to make life easier for IFAs facing difficulties with PI, Marshall Williams […]

Bedlam avoids benchmark

The Bedlam global fund is an offshore Oeic that aims to achieve capital growth by investing mainly in a portfolio of global equities.The portfolio will contain between 20 and 30 stocks from regions including the US, Europe and Asia. However, in times when the fund manager thinks equities are not so good, the fund manager […]


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