Conservative shadow chief secretary to the Treasury Philip Hammond claims if Government ministers were subject to FSA regulation they would be jailed for some of the promises they have made over personal accounts.
Income has always been a popular part of investing and the surprise 1.5 per cent drop in UK bank rate has certainly made achieving it a lot harder, that is without accepting some risk to capital.With clients, advisers and fund professionals all wondering which way the equity market will go day by day, investing in […]
Being the dedicated adviser to the employees of local businesses will boost your reputation and grow your firm Taken at face value, the roles of financial planner and HR officer may not appear to have much in common. Yet, the two can dovetail perfectly in some situations. The most obvious benefit is when it comes […]
Advisers must be able to trust their discretionary fund manager as decisions that backfire could still be the advisers’ responsibility, experts say. In the latest edition of Money Marketing’s series of live debates, MM Wired, gbi2 consulting director Graham Bentley, Signpost Financial Planning chartered financial planner Nigel McTear, Charles Stanley senior investment manager Will Walker-Arnott […]