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  • AJ Bell IPO gives market capitalisation of c£651m

    7 December 2018

    AJ Bell’s initial public offering has priced its shares at 160 pence per Share, which gives a market capitalisation of the company at approximately £651 million, at the commencement of conditional dealings on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. This is based on 108,264,032 existing Shares, representing 26.6 percent of the company’s issued share capital immediately following admission to the...

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  • Talbot & Muir calls for standardised NSI reporting to improve due diligence process

    7 December 2018

    SIPP and SSAS provider Talbot and Muir has called for an industry standardisation of the non-standard investments (NSI) reporting to make it easier for advisers and their clients to compare providers. The firm has issued a due diligence document designed to answers the questions that, it says, advisers need to know when looking at...

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  • CII Level 4 Diploma course launched by Blackburn College University Centre

    6 December 2018

    Blackburn College University Centre is running the CII Level 4 Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning, giving North West paraplanners and technical consultants and those aspiring to become financial planners the opportunity for face-to-face taught sessions from an independent Higher Education establishment. The course will run from 8 January 2019 to 1 October 2019, taking...

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  • Slowdown for global growth, forecasts Schroders’ chief economist

    5 December 2018

    Keith Wade, chief economist & strategist at Schroders, considers the outlook for global economy. We forecast global growth to slow in 2019 and the dollar looks set to weaken with US interest rates peaking mid-year. We forecast a more stagflationary environment in 2019 with global growth set to slow and inflation to rise. We...

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  • Brexit: Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst

    5 December 2018

    Rupert Thompson, head of Research, KW Wealth, provides a bullet point assessment of where the UK is with Brexit, what could happen next, the potential impact on investments and how the investment manager is positioned in the current uncertain environment. The EU may have formally agreed to the UK Brexit deal but the way forward from here...

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  • Dynamic Planner strikes bespoke deal with threesixty

    2 December 2018

    Dynamic Planner, is to offer the 900 clients of compliance support provider threesixty services a bespoke version of Dynamic Planner. The collaboration will allow threesixty clients who adopt Dynamic Planner to seamlessly access the threesixty approved suitability letters. In addition, where registered, they will also be able to select from threesixty approved funds list,...

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  • Investors expect stockmarket fall in 2019

    2 December 2018

    Nearly one in five investors expect the UK stockmarket to fall by over 10% in the next six months, according to survey. Research from Willis Owen amongst nearly 1,000 UK retail investors reveals that 17% of people expect the UK stock market to fall by over 10% between now and April 2019; 6% anticipate a...

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  • TDQ: Test Your Knowledge – Questions

    29 November 2018

    For Professional Paraplanner’s TDQ (Training, Development and Qualifications) series, we have teamed up with key support providers, such as Brand Financial Training, to provide our readers with the very best in training, development and exam support. This series aims to provide you with valuable advice and guidance materials to help you achieve your training...

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