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“No. There should be guidelines to stop people charging extortionate rates but it should be left to the IFA to decide.”

Graham Tomlinson, FSC Investment Services

“No. As long as the FSA is receiving its fees, what concern is it of theirs what IFAs are charging? I am stunned and gobsmacked by this.”

David Meakin, David Meakin Independent Financial Advice Centre

“No. As long as we set a reasonable and fair fee, there should not be any intervention. If there is a job that has been commissioned at a fee and agreed upon with the client, I don&#39t see what the problem is.”

Greg Walker, Pavis Financial Management

“No, it&#39s damned cheek. Who are they to say what IFAs charge their clients?” David Hemming, Medical & General Insurance Services

“No. It is up to each individual IFA.”

John Jennison, Jennison Portfolio Management

“No. I think the market place should decide what fee should be set. I see this as a commercial transaction between and adviser and their client.”

John Keene, Clement Rabjohns

“It is ridiculous. People don&#39t have to pay us, it is their choice. All my fee-based clients are aware how much I charge and are quite happy with it. How can they decide what we charge? The clients decide, they either pay us or they don&#39t.”

Richard Thomas, R Thomas Associates

“No. It is a commercial consideration between the client and the adviser. As it is an open and clear charge that is defined, then there should be no need to impose.”

Sasha Hunt, Sasha Hunt Consultancy

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