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"Pension freedom chickens head home to roost" "Pension freedom chickens head home to roost"

15 Aug 2018

In his latest blog, Ken Davy discusses how, in his opinion, the full extent of repercussions from pension freedom are still not fully revealed.

Estate planning red flags

10 Aug 2018

Erica Hancock of APS explores the estate planning red flags which may mean danger for your clients 

NMBA vote: Do clients care if advisers are independent or restricted? NMBA vote: Do clients care if advisers are independent or restricted?

08 Aug 2018

Tom Hegarty takes a closer look at the most closely fought NMBA quick vote to date. 

"Time for your 2018 reboot?" "Time for your 2018 reboot?"

01 Aug 2018

Ken Davy muses on the importance of taking time out to recharge your batteries

NMBA moves closer to paraplanner apprenticeship launch

01 Aug 2018

The New Model Business Academy has moved closer to its aim of launching a paraplanning apprenticeship before the end of the year. 

The SimplyBiz Group announces partnership with Guardian Financial Services

01 Aug 2018

The SimplyBiz Group has announced that it has signed a partnership deal with Guardian Financial Services, following positive adviser feedback on the protection provider’s pilot scheme.  The partnership, which is in place with immediate effect, will see the two companies work together to deliver relevant training and educational opportunities to advisers who use the Group’s services.

GDPR - a threat to businesses? GDPR - a threat to businesses?

26 Jul 2018

Two months into the new rules, advisers are still far from welcoming the change

Dan Russell: What would Gareth do?

20 Jul 2018

"Own the process, not the outcome" - Dan Russell wonders whether the England manager has been learning from successful financial advisers?

Global markets are set up for stock pickers, say industry heavyweights at SimplyBiz Group Advice Show

10 Jul 2018

Geopolitical changes are creating the ideal investment environment for stock pickers, according to industry experts speaking at the most recent Advice Show.

How to help clients create a lasting power of attorney - CPD article

16 Jul 2018

Buzz Aldrin’s recent decision to sue his family for mismanagement of his finances has, quite rightly, reminded advisers across the pond that those appointed to make decisions on a client’s behalf need to be selected with the utmost care.

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Ken Davy: Do you have money to burn?

February 20, 2019

Group Chairman Ken Davy looks at how employing the right support technology could help advisers save time and money.

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NMBA champions the growth of new advisers in the sector

February 18, 2019

More than 100 financial services professionals have enrolled on the New Model Business Academy's (NMBA) apprenticeship programme since it was launched last year. 

 

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SimplyBiz considers acquisition service for advisers

February 18, 2019

SimplyBiz is working on a service to match advisers selling their businesses with potential buyers.

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Richard Ardron: Keeping pace with the modern client

February 12, 2019

Have the fundamental needs of clients changed? Or is it simply a case of evolving expectations and, as a result, changes in attitudes and behaviours?

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