PFS renews calls for broader ban on cold calling »
Hundreds sign up to PFS anti-scamming campaign. The Personal Finance Society has urged the Government to introduce a broader ban on cold calling than initially proposed, as part of its submission to a consultation on pensions scams.
Aspire - a new financial adviser development programme »
The Personal Finance Society has launched a new financial adviser development programme, offering wide-ranging support to employers of aspiring financial advisers.
Mortgage market review - February 2017 »
Mortgage market update for February 2017.
Protection market review February 2017 »
Protection market update for February 2017.
Survey reveals bullish employment prospects in financial advice »
More than three quarters of financial advice firms are considering taking on additional staff in the next few years, according to a Personal Finance Society survey.
Calling on your support in 2017 »
I hope you've all enjoyed a well earned break and are already in full flow for a prosperous 2017. In my previous blog I reflected on an eventful 2016 for the financial advice profession, and so for my first blog of 2017 I would like to share with you some of the Personal Finance Society's plans for the year ahead.
Survey reveals cost of regulation remains biggest challenge for advice firms »
The cost and uncertainty of regulation and compliance remains the biggest threat to the success of financial advice firms, according to a Personal Finance Society survey.
Calls for Brexit transitional arrangements as economic confidence plummets across the profession »
CII urges the Government to make an early commitment to transitional arrangements following the UK’s departure from the EU.
Mortgage market review - January 2017 »
Mortgage market update for January 2017.
Protection market review - January 2017 »
Protection market update for January 2017, including; news, regulation & legislation, product development & innovation, consumer trends and experts corner.
Would you like to be a PFS Member Director? »
The Personal Finance Society is looking for two Member Directors
to serve on its Board.
Response to release of FCA Consultation Paper »
Keith Richards has welcomed the opportunity for stakeholders to provide feedback on potential reforms to both the FSCS levy and the cost of professional indemnity insurance, and the suggestion that the burden of FSCS funding will be shifted to higher risk segments of the sector.
Backstage with Keith Richards »
In my final blog for 2016, I thought it would be worth reflecting on what has been a truly momentous and tumultuous year, both globally and also for the UK financial advice profession.
Protection market review December 2016 »
Protection market update for December 2016, Part
Mortgage market review December 2016 »
Mortgage market update for December 2016, Part