The Alternative Investment Management Association has called for greater clarity from the Treasury on its proposed overhaul of the offshore fund regime. It says proposed changes do not adequately simplify the current regime and could further burden the investment management industry.
The initial cause of the credit crunch was the collapse of the US sub-prime market and its knock-on effect has brought an end to cheap and available credit in the UK and raised the spectre of recession.
Effective communication of your pension scheme is a large part of getting auto-enrolment right. Delivering the same message to all employees is not necessarily the way to go. To assist you with the communication of your pension scheme, we have provided some key areas to think about, such as:
What to consider when segmenting your workforce
How to communicate to pension scheme members at the right time in their member lifecycle
What topics you should be discussing with your pension members
The new pension freedoms and the importance of communicating them
Knowledge of how the tax relief rules work for corporate losses will add considerable value to an adviser’s proposition Financial planning tends to focus on situations where there is available capital or income – very possibly created from business profits for SME owner-managers. But sometimes businesses make losses, and an awareness of how the tax […]
Close Brothers Asset Management saw net inflows jump 43 per cent to £1bn year-on-year, from £757m in 2017. The business released its preliminary results for the 12 months to 31 July today. Close Brothers says the strong inflows were delivered by its own advisers and investment managers, as well as third party advisers. Coventry-based Adrian […]
The Financial Ombudsman Service has told Tenet to compensate a client for its failure to give timely advice that resulted in an annual allowance charge of around £14,000. In the ruling, Mr T was a client of Tenet Connect, Tenet’s network of advisers, who found he was under threat of redundancy and made an appointment […]