The ISAs and inflation-tastic weekend money sections blog

As you would expect at this time of year with Isa season in full swing, it was investment and savings stories that dominated the money sections, accounting for over half of all articles (35 per cent investment and 17 per cent savings). Stories ranged from ways to...

The ISAs and inflation-tastic weekend money sections blog

As you would expect at this time of year with Isa season in full swing, it was investment and savings stories that dominated the money sections, accounting for over half of all articles (35 per cent investment and 17 per cent savings). Stories ranged from ways to...

Five social media IFAs

When George Emsden was diagnosed with throat cancer in 2007, his instinct was to keep it to himself. Four years later he is one of Twitter’s best-known Independent Financial Advisers and his online identity “CancerIFA” could barely be more stark. Time for a...

An Ode to the Tech Geek… it’s the Friday Links blog

The Tech Geek is an undervalued and misunderstood sort in the offline world, often found perusing the shelves of PC World or drooling over Dungeons and Dragons. We all know the kind; every office relies on one while every classroom holds one in the making.  Take your...

Record numbers of advisers book for Cofunds retirement roadshow

Cofunds, the UK’s leading independent platform for financial planning, has teamed up with industry technical experts Tony Wickenden and John Page from Technical Connection to develop a series of nine seminars across the UK that cover the detail advisers need for the...

Advisers seek income in January

Income funds dominated the top selling table in January with 11 out of the top 20 funds providing income according to the latest sales trends figures from Cofunds, the leading independent platform for financial planning. Spanning across UK Equity Income, Cautious...

Advisers seek income in January

Income funds dominated the top selling table in January with 11 out of the top 20 funds providing income according to the latest sales trends figures from Cofunds, the leading independent platform for financial planning. Spanning across UK Equity Income, Cautious...

Savings and pensions rule the roost in the mid-week money sections

Savings took the top spot for the second week running, accounting for 38 per cent of the total PF stories in the nationals today, up from 32 per cent last week. Hot on its heels were pensions stories which surged from 10 per cent last week to 32 per cent. On the...

Barclays Wealth issues triple-option Target Growth Plan

  Growth investment issued by Barclays Bank PLC Three, four and five year options available Capital and return are at risk if the FTSE falls below 60% of its starting level Eligible for 2010/11 and 2011/12 Stocks and Shares ISA investment Barclays Wealth has launched...

Openwork offers two exclusive fixed rate mortgages from Halifax

Openwork, one of the UK’s largest mortgage intermediaries, is offering two exclusive fixed rate products from Halifax for purchase and remortgage customers. Available to buyers with just a 10% deposit, the two-year fixed rate mortgages offer two options – a rate of...