IFAs are already benefiting from Skandia’s six new fund links to New Star fund of funds and Gartmore fund of funds and we have been in discussions for several months about adding up to another 10 funds from three separate Fof managers.I am very surprised at the comments and disappointed that one company’s grievance should be presented in this way. IFAs can rest assured that Skandia will continue to add to our platform’s funds. Jim RobertsGroup investment director, Skandia, Southampton
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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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