Jelf Employee Benefits assesses key trends within the international private medical insurance provision of organisations with employees in Singapore. Benefit structure, cost management and healthcare facilities are examined and key considerations are highlighted. This edition will be of particular interest to global human resource directors and benefit managers with local and expatriate populations in Singapore.
This one is partly my fault. Over the years, my colleagues and I have made the majority of the pieces we have written available online for re-use by advisers. It is almost too easy to cut and paste without thinking. Indeed, I have done it myself. When I ask to see investment processes, philosophies, investment […]
Pensions minister Steve Webb was awarded the John Ellis Award at last night’s Personal Finance Society conference. The John Ellis Award is made to an individual who has shown a significant contribution to the professional development of financial services. Last year it was awarded posthumously to Warwick Butchart Associates chairman and founder Len Warwick. Webb […]
The Money Marketing Financial Services Awards 2015 are now open for adviser and advertising entries. For 25 years the awards have set the gold standard for the retail financial services sector, allowing advisers and providers to showcase their business and demonstrate successful outcomes for customers. Every year, we receive hundreds of entries from companies vying […]
Royal London chief executive Phil Loney has pressed government to commit to the pensions dashboard project, saying the initiative will bring UK savers in line with other countries. In July, The Times reported secretary of state for work and pensions Esther McVey was considering shelving the dashboard because it is not the government’s responsibility. A […]
A British Steel IFA who has had their transfer permissions reinstated says many advisers have “misinterpreted” the FCA’s regulations on the subject. In February, County Capital Wealth Management, which trades as The Pensions Review Service, became one of the 10 firms that voluntarily agreed to stop doing transfer work with the watchdog. It regained permission […]
How do advisers stay relevant in an increasingly automated world? People can equip themselves with an ever-growing armoury of apps and robo solutions to help with their financial planning needs. Why pay for an adviser? As an adviser, your unique selling points are the things that make you human. Your emotional intelligence allows you to […]