Synaptic Systems is setting up a new website building service for IFAs
with online quotes and the ability to transact business.
IFAs can build sites with transactional capabilities and a number of tools
to service existing clients and attract new business.
Synaptic websites include financial guides, calculators, product guides,
decision trees, a jargon buster and product research. They also have quotes
for level term insurance and mortgage protection to help IFA clients make
informed product choices.
IFAs can build their site from a range of components and can choose from
more than 50 graphical themes. Registered users to the site can build their
own home page. The sites also have an admin area which lets IFAs to submit
their site to search engines, view graphs of site usage and get compliance
Online Isa and unit trust dealing, general insurance quotes and new
business applications are in development. The service costs £149 a
month in the first year and £200 a month the following year.
Managing director Selwyn Herring says: “In the simplest terms, we are
providing a ready-made business in a box. Ongoing dev- elopment will
continue to add passive revenue streams to a business solution which
heralds a new era in the service that IFAs can deliver to their clients.”