People in receipt of annuities will receive 100 per cent compensation if their provider goes bust, the Prudential Regulation Authority has confirmed. Following a consultation the PRA says it plans to increase the long-term insurance – including annuities, pensions and life assurance – FSCS compensation limits to 100 per cent, up from 90 per cent. […]
For most firms in most markets, there are three main marketing tasks: Profile raising Client acquisition Client retention This split certainly applies in the advice market and firms need to prioritise these to get the best outcome for their investment. Mature practices should concentrate on client retention because this helps protect a core asset of […]
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The Skandia platform and all UK operations have rebranded to Old Mutual Wealth with effect from today Skandia, which launched in the UK in 1979, was acquired by Old Mutual in 2006. Old Mutual Wealth includes the 3000-strong adviser network Intrinsic, which was acquired in February, the platform business, and its asset management arm Old […]
Jacob de Tusch-Lec explains why he favours bond proxies in Europe (and China). To watch the video click here
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