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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.
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In the business of crime there’s two people involved
It was during this same month six years ago that I first read with some dismay, but an overall lack of surprise, that the then FSA had opted not to license or pre-approve financial services products, due to what it claimed were a “lack of resources”. ...more >
October 13, 2017
Back to the future
Another major brand has announced that it is about to increase its financial planning operation with a hire of some 30 new advisers and another 70 next years. A sure sign that the 2017 advice gap provided both opportunity and a solution to dealing with the thousands of disenfranchised customers of major, highly reputable brands who have to find a way to service former IFA clients who no longer have an IFA, having fallen victim (if that is the right word) to IFA segmentation since RDR. ...more >
October 9, 2017
A buzzword is a word or phrase that becomes very popular for a period of time. Buzzwords often derive from technical terms yet often have much of the original technical meaning removed, being simply used to impress others. They started to appear in the 1960’s. ‘Learnings’ is a buzzword, it has become very popular in the world of accountability, liability and in particular regulation. ...more >
September 20, 2017
GDPR is coming
The GDPR is the new General Data Protection Regulation. It becomes law on 25th May 2018, affects everyone in the EU, and even us in the UK. Brexit will not change this train coming down the track. ...more >
September 18, 2017
Death by regulator
We hear that the FCA has announced a ‘Terminator’ inspired marketing campaign, yes, a marketing campaign, to encourage those who have not had a win on the PPI lottery yet to get truly lucky. ...more >
September 11, 2017