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St James&#39s Place in new business boost

St. James&#39s Place Capital saw a 24 per cent increase in new business in the fourth quarter of 2004. The wealth management group generated a 44 per cent increase in new investment business and a 32 per cent increase in new protection business but suffered an 8 per cent drop in pensions. Its funds under management grew 34 per cent to £7.9bn in the year to December 2003.


N&P ends NU deal and brings in IFAs

Norwich and Peterborough Building Society has stopped dealing exclusively with Norwich Union for regulated products and now has IFAs in its branches.Each of the society&#39s 58 branches now has a financial planner to advise on all regulated products from the whole of the market.N&P was tied to NU for investments, including bonds and Peps, Isas, […]

Life in the fast lane

First off the blocks at 5.30pm in the Scottish Life offices Friday pub sprint each week is deputy sales director Jim Smith, the Diary learns.What lies beneath that business suit is a body that has twice beaten Olympic gold medallist Alan Wells in a 100-metre sprint. Apparently, our Jim was a superb sprinter as a […]

Zurich Life renamed Reassure UK

Recently acquired Zurich Life has now been renamed Reassure UK Life Assurance Company Ltd, with the change taking effect this week. Zurich Life was acquired by reassurer Swiss Re in a deal sealed in November. Swiss Re says the name change is to avoid confusion for customers, saying it is important the company has a […]

BBB and Inter-Alliance announce merger talks

Berkeley Berry Birch and Inter-Alliance Group are in discussions which they say could lead to a merger of the two companies. If the discussions are successful the new group would trade under the BBB brands. The two companies say there can be no certainty that a merger will ultimately take place, but a decision is […]


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