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‘Advice fees are going up and there is no evidence they will come down’

Exclusive Citywire research reveals average ongoing charges are now regularly reaching 100 basis points. Jack Gilbert and Christine Dawson explore what is causing it and ask IFAs whether it will change any time soon

Adviser Workshop: How to prepare for GDPR

In the lead up to the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation, we ask the financial planning experts how their peers should prepare.

FCA: we’re not trying to make everything about price

Speaking at an event in London the FCA director of competition said the asset management market study was intended to protect investors from weak competition but was not an attempt by the regulator to ‘make everything about price'.

Profile star Cawley turns to Nick Train in model portfolios

Martin Cawley of Devonshire Wealth Management gets the flexibility he requires by using an independent risk profiling tool and matching DFMs to the needs of individual clients

Leading tax MP Hodge: my IFA stopped recommending tax avoidance

The Labour MP spent two years telling her financial adviser she would not engage in tax avoidance before he started recommending her solutions that would make her more open and transparent.

Adviser profile: Martin Cawley of Devonshire Wealth Management

Martin Cawley of Devonshire Wealth Management says cashflow modelling still marks new model firms out from the majority of UK advisers.

Ascentric migrating clients to new platform this weekend

After years of delays and a higher than expected project spend, the Ascentric platform is due to begin a 'phased launch' of its new Bravura solution on Monday.

Adviser workshop: how to select sustainable funds

In the lead up to Earth Day on Sunday 22 April, we look at sustainable funds and ask how advisers should select them.

Ethical investor: how fund managers avoid the dark side of tech

How do ethical fund managers avoid the dark side of technology? Christine Dawson investigates, and finds out what the dangers of running a sustainable technology fund are.

Adviser Workshop: How to change your terms of business

They are some of the most important documents you show your clients. But how do you change them and keep everyone happy in the process? Christine Dawson investigates.

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9 Comments Play Exclusive: pensions minister urges self-employed to start saving

Exclusive: pensions minister urges self-employed to start saving

Pensions minister Guy Opperman has said that the government is still committed to its manifesto pledge to help the self-employed save for retirement, but in the meantime has urged the self-employed to start pension saving.

23 Comments Play Webb: I was not reassured after 1825 bought my IFA

Webb: I was not reassured after 1825 bought my IFA

After Standard Life's consolidator arm 1825 bought out his financial adviser, Steve Webb reveals his concerns about restricted advice and product recommendations.

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1 Comment Adviser profile: Martin Cawley of Devonshire Wealth Management

Adviser profile: Martin Cawley of Devonshire Wealth Management

Martin Cawley of Devonshire Wealth Management says cashflow modelling still marks new model firms out from the majority of UK advisers.