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Launched in February 2007, Panacea Adviser (Panacea) is a unique and free resource that supports financial advisers, mortgage brokers and paraplanners by providing free online access to the very latest tools, calculators, research, educational support and business development ideas from product providers and support services all in one place.

The site has established an active community where advisers, paraplanners, brokers and providers alike can engage in debates and discussions affecting their business, where concerns are voiced and the necessary support provided - all for free.

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Latest Panacea Adviser articles

Trains, planes and?
Have phones at work become the new smoking in the workplace? A walk into any office, anywhere in the UK, will make clear that attention to the job in the workplace during working hours is being jeopardised by the use of mobile phones. ...more >
July 5, 2018

The Three Certainties of Human Life are Death, Taxes, and more regulation
"The regulator has found concerns over value for money in drawdown, including significant variance in charges, which can be complex, opaque or tough to compare, so has set out plans to force firms to show a one-year charge figure in pounds and pence in the key features illustration they provide to consumers". ...more >
July 2, 2018

Financial Advisers is not just a matter of life and death
Some more wise words to reflect upon from Bill Shankly. "The trouble with referees is that they know the rules, but they do not know the game." In the financial services industry, I think the same rationale applies. "The trouble with regulators is that they know the rules, but they do not know the industry they regulate”. ...more >
June 7, 2018

Will GDPR destroy businesses?
GDPR was a cunning plan thought up by the EU. Europe’s data protection laws have long been regarded as a gold standard all over the world. But over the last 25 years, technology has transformed our lives in ways nobody could have imagined so a review of the rules was needed. ...more >
May 25, 2018

Unexplained wealth orders, money laundering and the Premier League
'Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I'm very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.’ Bill Shankly And it would seem to be as true today as it was then, but for very different reasons. ...more >
May 22, 2018

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