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Rathbone on IFA pension tour

Rathbone Investment Management is embarking on a whistle stop tour of the UK, promoting the benefits of self invested personal pensions to IFAs and their clients.

The seminars aim to examine the advantages to both IFAs and their clients of managing their pensions as part of an overall investment portfolio, rather than as a separate entity.

The seminars will focus in particular on income drawdown, property purchase and investment portfolios and will be hosted by Rathbone’s pensions division.

The tour kicks off with a one off date in Winchester on May 9th, followed by dates in Edinburgh, Bowness in Cumbra, Manchester, Maidstone London Gatwick and Brighton from June 5 through to June 14.

Rathbones senior pensions consultant Julia Harrington says: "Taking a unified approach to pension and investment planning allows for greater control over an individual’s investment strategy and the flexibility to adapt with changing circumstances.

"Our seminars held earlier in the year proved to be extremely popular and we therefore decided to host a further seven. The Sipp market is a rapidly growing area and we are seeing far greater levels of interest from IFAs."

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