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Pos Sol conference: 112 Pos Sol partners take advantage of retention scheme

Positive Solutions announced today that 112 partners are expected to take advantage of the firm’s 0 per cent retention scheme introduced last year.

The national IFA is ready to pay out £7m to the 112 IFAs giving them 100 per cent of their earnings. The IFA partners must write over £150,000 of business in order to qualify for 0 per cent retention.

Speaking at the 2007 annual Partner Forum at the ICC in Birmingham, outgoing chief executive Neil Johnson said: “Since introducing our 0 per cent retention on amounts over £150,000 we are delighted to announce that there are 112 of you already set to qualify. We are ready to pay £7m at 0 per cent giving you 100 per cent of your earnings.”


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Guide: Johnson Fleming produces auto-enrolment checklist

For a job as big as managing the auto-enrolment changes, it’s important to know what has been completed and what still lies in front of you to give you the reassurance that everything is in hand. Getting the planning and project management right at the outset can help you see the path ahead and ensure everyone knows their roles and responsibilities. To help with this, Johnson Fleming has produced a checklist outlining every step that needs to be taken when preparing for auto-enrolment.


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