We have partnered with a mergers and acquisitions specialist to support its new Horizon service, which provides support for advice firms on both sides of the acquisition process.
The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has finally announced that video-conferencing can now be used for the witnessing of wills, and in this article, Libby Holding of APS Legal & Associates explores the processes and potential pitfalls of the new rules.
In keeping with the festival theme, the events will be broken down into four key areas and hosted on various ‘stages’; MemberFest: Nichebusters, the Golden Years Stage, the Mutuality Matters Zone and the Complex Chill Out Area
Scarlett Musson of APS Legal & Associates writes about why the importance of Lasting Power of Attorneys should never be underestimated, especially during times like these.
In this special feature on what the #CA expects from DFMs, Signature’s Head of Proposition Development, Elaine Parkes discusses suitability, vulnerability and some of the dangers, and necessities, of discretionary fund management.
Dave Seager, Managing Director of SIFA Professional, explores the ways in which IFAs have been handed a ‘golden opportunity’ by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
Ken Davy: "I believe the sector is entitled to ask the FCA why has it taken so long to get to grips with this issue."
In this article, Ken addresses the dangers of the DB market and asks if the regulator may have been reckless with the future finances of many consumers.
Our Chairman, Ken Davy, spoke to Justin Cash, Editor of Money Marketing about the FSCS, regulation, the ethics of advice, maintaining good client outcomes, his experiences of more than 50 years in the sector AND being a double winner of the Outstanding Contribution to the Profession Award!
Richard Nuttall, director of compliance policy at The SimplyBiz Group, said the regulator's "sympathetic approach" to those firms affected by the coronavirus was to be applauded, but warned the extension was not a "concession for all firms to delay their fit and proper assessments".