Standard Life's 1825 buys Bristol IFA
Standard Life-owned national restricted firm 1825 has acquired Bristol-based IFA Fraser Heath.
'Sensationalist' PLSA report used to promote DB transfers
The PLSA report on DB funding has grabbed headlines and added fuel to the flames of DB transfer requests. With its claims finding their way into adviser literature there are calls for calm.
No cold call ban until 2019, as 100,000 targeted by scams
Cold calling ban is not expected to come into force until 2019, but FCA reveals more than 100,000 people were targeted by potential scammers last year.
Top 100 2017: The next 25 firms on our list
Here is the next batch of advice firms that made it on to this year's New Model Adviser® Top 100.
7IM: The harder the Brexit, the more likely the damage
7IM has reduced its exposure to the UK to a minimum to protect against economic damage caused by a hard Brexit.
FCA: 2.7m people who need pension advice not getting it
The FCA's Financial Lives Survey has found that 2.7m people approaching retirement are not getting advice even though they need it.
'It was carnage': IFAs remember Black Monday
On the 30 year anniversary of the market crash, advisers recall Black Monday, and explain what they learned from that day.
Boulding: More people are being pushed into semi-retirement
With retirement income set to fall, many baby boomers are choosing to work full or part time after retirement.
Nobel prize: nine nudges you need to know
Nine 'nudges' that follow the theory of Nobel Prize winning economist Richard Thaler.
Thursday Papers: Lloyds investors ‘mugged’ over acquisition of HBOS
And Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund wades into row over changes to London's listing rules.
Video: Ravenscroft's Harries homes in on themes not forecasts
Mark Harries, head of investment management at Ravenscroft, is overseeing the launch of onshore versions of the firm's offshore funds
CIO Tapes: 'passive funds are anti-capitalist'
Citywire recently gathered three of the UK's leading fund investment heads to discuss their hopes, fears and the issues that their jobs throw at them daily.
Adviser Profile: Simon Frost and Scott Atkinson of GPFM Financial Planners
Best friends do not necessarily make best business partners, but Simon Frost and Scott Atkinson say they complement each other perfectly, ensuring GPFM Financial Planners is well-placed to become a ratings hit.