Director Andy McLaughlin prides Astute Wealth Management on its focus towards investing in young people, while ensuring they are qualified and have a pathway into financial planning . Andy and Jean McLaughlin, directors of Preston-based Astute Wealth .
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment has warned that the UK Financial Conduct Authority's proposed ban on so-called “inducements” by financial services providers could ultimately hurt consumers rather than helping them, as is the FCA's.
Darren Smith, head of the Financial Adviser School, said: “We're excited about this opportunity to broaden our support for the financial planning sector by helping to train the next generation of mortgage advisers and offering practicing advisers the.
Saïd Business School, at the University of Oxford will offer, from February 2018, a short course (six modules over six weeks) to prepare executives to think about their enterprises' blockchain strategies. ... Blockchain is at a tipping point – where.
Are you working towards chartered status as a financial planner and wondering where to start? In CII-speak, you will need 290 credits to meet the qualifications requirement. A minimum of 120 must be at advanced diploma level, 40 at diploma level or.
quot;This positive collaboration gives UK advisers greater certainty in advance of Brexit in the knowledge the PFS qualifications framework is now recognised via the EFA and EFP European financial planning standards, which are accredited by certain.
“Change starts to ripple up and down the street, with investors extending as a matter of course , or getting planning permission for an extension prior to selling. Longer term, homeowners also become more likely to extend when they feel they're more.
Several major lenders were recently forced to deny rumours they are planning to refuse ... "With a large number of financial products out there, it is immensely helpful to have an independent and fully accredited certificate such as the Fairbanking Mark.
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Advisers flock to get pension transfer qualification FT Adviser.
Courses and training schemes aimed at bringing new talent into an industry can only do so if they generate enough interest to make them viable. Earlier this year, the University of South Wales closed its BSc Financial Planning , Investment and Risk.