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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.

For any media enquiries or comment, contact Derek Bradley, CEO on 0191 206 4030 or email

Latest Panacea Adviser articles

Adviser Champions
Advisers need to embrace technological change - and they need to do so in "so many areas" - says Panacea Adviser's founder and CEO Derek Bradley in this latest Adviser Champions video interview. ...more >
May 18, 2017

Marx and spenders
I tend to have a rather cynical view of politicians, formed with some up close and personal encounters with a number of high profile one’s over the years. ...more >
May 17, 2017

How much has the shiny new logo cost this time?
In 2013, a Panacea FOI request exposed the rebrand cost for the FSA’s change to the FCA. It was  £1,061,423 including VAT. ...more >
May 9, 2017

We had to destroy Ben Tre in order to save it
For those not old enough to know too much about the U.S. involvement in the 1960’s Vietnam war, and some of the madness surrounding it, this quote has gone down in history as an example of the some of the insanity that was Vietnam.  As with many examples of madness in what should be a sane world, this quote, which I was reminded of recently, is well worth considering alongside Callum McCarthy’s 6 pillars of wisdom speech at Gleneagles in September 2006. ...more >
April 24, 2017

We’ve got to start thinking beyond our guns- those days are closing’ fast
When contemplating the future of the financial advice industry, I can’t help but be reminded of the late sixties movie The Wild Bunch. Set in 1913 Texas, the film follows an ageing gang of outlaws looking for one final score as the traditional American West disappears around them. ...more >
March 13, 2017

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