View more on these topics

New IFA sales manager for Jupiter

Jupiter has appointed Simon Hynes as nationals and networks sales manager, a role created as part of its IFA support team expansion plans.

Hynes joins from Foreign & Colonial, where he was regional sales manager responsible for new business development through intermediaries in the South-east.

The move follows Jupiter&#39s appointment of two broker liason executives and a dedicated Sipp salesperson over the past six months.


Norwich Union tunes its theme

Norwich Union is raising its retail investment profile with the world leaders fund, an Oeic that aims for capital growth by investing globally in a portfolio of around 60 global stocks.The fund follows a similar thematic approach employed by the global theme fund, from its sister company Morley Fund Management. But unlike the Morley fund, […]

Inland Revenue publishes offshore consultation

The Inland Revenue has published its root and branch consultation paper into the offshore funds industry. It says the regime has not altered since its introduction in 1984 since when tax rules have changed considerably. The Government says while UK residents should pay tax on their offshore investments as they do on onshore, it recognises […]


“No. I think the process has been less than transparent and people who stayed with them have done worst.” Selwyn Davies, Selwyn Davies IFA “No. They refused to use IFAs and, quite frankly, we would never have recommended their products anyway. They have not been doing a good job with the mess they have put […]

Ron Bullen

Lives: Beachely, Near ChepstowBorn: September 23, 1939 in Heywood,LancashireAge: 62Education and qualifications: Apprenticeship, technical colleges in Kent and Lancashire, chartered engineerCareer to date: Engineering then management position in the paper industryCareer ambition: “Don&#39t know that I really had one…”Life ambition: “Again, don&#39t think I have one.”Likes: Intellectual challenge, variety, squash, travellingDislikes: “Gross injustice – it […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment