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Consolidator hires ex-Openwork partnership director
Consolidator Fairstone has hired former Openwork strategic partnership director Mike Slater.
Hornbuckle parent company buys DFM research business
Embark Group has bought discretionary fund manager research business Discus.
Lighthouse joins Equity Release Council
Advice group Lighthouse has joined the Equity Release Council to offer protections.
Tesco to take £235m hit from SFO and FCA actions
Tesco expects to face a £235 million exceptional charge after the SFO and FCA took action in relation to the 2014 profit scandal.
No Brexit deal is 'distinct possibility' says EU negotiator
The UK and EU may not agree a deal in the two years after Article 50 is triggered this week, according to Europe's chief negotiator.
Treasury tells AJ Bell pension tax relief reform is off the cards
The Treasury told platform and Sipp provider AJ Bell that it is not the right to time to change pension tax relief ahead of the Budget earlier this month.
Standard Life and Aberdeen clarify co-chief roles after merger
Standard Life and Aberdeen have clarified how the co-chief executive roles will be splits follow the merge of the two companies.
Treasury eyes pension tax relief cuts (again)
The Treasury is looking at changing pension rules to fill a £2 billion hole left by the decision to drop increases in national insurance contribution rates for self-employed people.
Gov't faces £2bn gap in budget after scrapping NICs rise
The government faces a £2 billion hole in its budget after scrapping a planned rise to National Insurance contributions (NICs) for the self-employed.
U-turns if u want to: big backtracks in financial services
After Philip Hammond backtracked on plans to increase NICs for the self-employed, we looked at other recent financial services U-turns.
Bond manager Binns focuses on capital preservation
Paola Binns says her Royal London Sterling Credit fund has performed well over the medium term and explains the philosophy of investing heavily in asset-backed securities and banks.
How contrarian view helps JPM manager hit new heights on UK equities
James Illsley has helped achieve impressive recent outperformance for the JP Morgan UK Equity Core fund, putting his faith in out-of-favour sectors such as mining and housebuilding
Adviser Profile: Ben Cordiner of The Financial Advice Company
Ben Cordiner took The Financial Advice Company from the rubble of an insolvent parent, and shaped a fresh firm looking to enhance its client bank with a younger demographic.