Aberdeen IFA takes assets to £250m with acquisition
My sixth article for Citywire on the subject of McHardy Financial’s takeover of the Fraser James Partnership.
See link – http://citywire.co.uk/new-model-adviser/news/aberdeen-ifa-takes-assets-to-250m-with-acquisition/a966670?ref=author/gmartin
IFA launches website in fight against pension cold calls
This article was on the subject of a petition to try and get the government to crack down on pension scams.
See link – http://citywire.co.uk/new-model-adviser/news/ifa-launches-website-in-fight-against-pension-cold-calls/a965894?ref=author/gmartin
Turning points: advisers reveal their best business decisons
For this article I interviewed several financial advisers and senior financial figures and got them to share the best business decisions they ever made.
See link – http://citywire.co.uk/new-model-adviser/news/turning-points-advisers-reveal-their-best-business-decisions/a965881?ref=author/gmartin
Uber ruling paves way for more workplace pension savers
Acting upon the news of the Uber tribunal which ruled that drivers had moved from being ‘self-employed’ to ’employed’ I wrote this piece to highlight the pension benefits that the ruling would give them.
See link: http://citywire.co.uk/new-model-adviser/news/uber-ruling-paves-way-for-more-workplace-pension-savers/a964088?ref=author/gmartin
How to have a good relationship with the FCA
For this piece I had to interview several financial advisers and get their thoughts on how to best manage a relationship with the Financial Conduct Authority.
See link: http://citywire.co.uk/new-model-adviser/news/adviser-workshop-how-to-have-a-good-relationship-with-the-fca/a963256?ref=author/gmartin
From FCA to FTSE firms: chief exec’s pay packets
I researched the salaries of several financial officials for this article and put them together in a gallery. I also collated their previous salaries so that I could show them together for contrast.
See link: http://citywire.co.uk/new-model-adviser/news/from-fca-to-ftse-firms-chief-exec-s-pay-packets/a955763?ref=author/gmartin