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Syndicate Asset seeks Aim listing

Syndicate Asset Management – a strategic investment company seeking to build a fund management firm by consolidating smaller fund managers – is seeking an Aim listing after raising 33m in pre-IPO financing.


Clerical support success

Clerical Medical claims it has helped over 2,000 advisers since January when it launched its Advice matters IFA support programme. The firm has run strategic seminars on areas such as professional indemnity insurance, A-Day, achieving growth and profitability and HR issues. The programme of adviser support includes a PI consultancy, business critical – looking at […]

Clarke attacks ‘staggeringly expensive’ FSA

Tory leadership candidate Ken Clarke has attacked the FSA, questioning whether the regulator has its costs under control. In a speech to Cass Business School in London, former Chancellor Clarke said there was increasing hostility in the City to the “staggeringly expensive” costs that the FSA creates for the industry. He said this mood has […]

Planning now for the residence nil-rate band

Graeme Robb, senior technical manager at Prudential, writes about the residence nil-rate band and the advice opportunities it presents for you when tax year-end planning with your clients. On our Planning Matters hub, we considered a widow, Margaret, and a married couple, John and Anne, for whom the residence nil-rate band (RNRB) is influencing planning […]


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