Rewards without all of the risks »
Investors seem to be a little less convinced about reflation
trades now than they did at the turn of the year. Back then the
rise in inflation (which would spike if Trump's fiscal stimuli came
through), prompting investors to sell bonds and buy equities, was
the single big issue that framed any conversations between brokers,
investors and traders.
My PFS - Technical news - 11/04/16 »
Personal Finance Society news update from 29 March 11 April
CII and IFC join forces to tackle insurance gap for women globally »
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) and IFC (International
Finance Corporation), a member of the World Bank Group, have signed
a memorandum of understanding, joining forces to tackle the
protection gap faced by women, increase their knowledge of risk and
access to insurance.
PFS: Consumers need guidance on scope of new Lisa product »
We welcome the launch of the Lifetime Isa (Lisa) as a bid to get
younger people more engaged in savings.
Mortgage market review April 2017 »
Mortgage market update for April 2017
Protection market review April 2017 »
Protection market update for
PFS calls for joint solution to FSCS and PII market flaws »
The Personal Finance Society (PFS) has called for a joint
solution to the flaws in the Financial Services Compensation Scheme
(FSCS) and professional indemnity insurance (PII) market as part of
its submission to an FCA consultation.
PFS calls on Govt to act swiftly to avoid state pension train crash »
PFS chief executive Keith Richards has issued a response
to John Cridland's Independent Review of the State Pension
Age report, which was released on 23 March 2017:
Backstage with Keith Richards »
More than 300 member firms have already registered their
interest in Aspire, our new financial adviser development
programme, and I am pleased to say that we have 88 aspiring
financial advisers prepared to commence the programme over the next
CII appoints Matthew Connell as Director of Policy and Engagement »
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has appointed Dr Matthew
Connell as director of policy and engagement - a role covering the
operations of both the CII and Personal Finance Society (PFS).
Hundreds of firms register interest in PFS development programme »
The Personal Finance Society (PFS) has received more than 300
registrations of interest in its new financial adviser development
programme in just five weeks since its launch.
Protection market review March 2017 »
Protection market update for
Mortgage market review March 2017 »
Mortgage market update for March 2017
New Alliance to enhance professionalism in financial services »
Three leading Chartered Professional Bodies have joined forces
to enhance and sustain the level of professionalism and trust in
the financial services sector.
Q2 2017 Regional Conferences Announced »
The focus of the Q2 regional conferences will be on
understanding the practical implications and opportunities arising
from the 2017 Budget. Other key themes of this quarter's broad
programme include risk and retirement planning.