PFS offers toolkit to promote chartered status

By Katey Pigden 8th July 2019 10:55 am The Personal Finance Society has produced a toolkit to help advisers showcase their chartered status to clients. The Corporate Chartered toolkit will offer documents that explain what consumers can expect from a business that has achieved chartered status. It will provide firms which have achieved the standard with a chartered …

Are more Equity Release Advisers needed?

By Sabuhi Gard 13th June 2019 Recent figures suggest that nearly £1 billion was withdrawn by over-55s through equity release in the first three months of 2019. With the equity release market “booming” should more advice be given to those looking to release equity from their homes? Steve Wilkie, managing director of lifetime mortgage experts Responsible Life says: …

Quilter qualifies 200th student in financial adviser school

By Justin Cash 28th March 2019   Two hundred people have now achieved either a diploma in financial planning or certificate in mortgage advice through Quilter’s Financial Adviser School.   The firm, formerly run under the Old Mutual brand, says that of the 300 students that have joined the school since it acquired it in 2016, 200 …

Congratulations to Jake Hutchings on achieving his Level 3 in Certificate in Recruitment Practice

    Well done to Jake Hutchings on successfully passing his Level 3 Certificate in Recruitment Practice awarded by the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) as part of his apprenticeship to become a Recruitment Consultant. Jake joined the Premier Jobs UK team in July 2018 and has quickly developed his knowledge and skills in financial …