Survey reveals cost of regulation remains biggest challenge for advice firms »
The cost and uncertainty of regulation and compliance remains the biggest threat to the success of financial advice firms, according to a Personal Finance Society survey.
Calls for Brexit transitional arrangements as economic confidence plummets across the profession »
CII urges the Government to make an early commitment to transitional arrangements following the UK’s departure from the EU.
Mortgage market review - January 2017 »
Mortgage market update for January 2017.
Protection market review - January 2017 »
Protection market update for January 2017, including; news, regulation & legislation, product development & innovation, consumer trends and experts corner.
Would you like to be a PFS Member Director? »
The Personal Finance Society is looking for two Member Directors
to serve on its Board.
Response to release of FCA Consultation Paper »
Keith Richards has welcomed the opportunity for stakeholders to provide feedback on potential reforms to both the FSCS levy and the cost of professional indemnity insurance, and the suggestion that the burden of FSCS funding will be shifted to higher risk segments of the sector.
Backstage with Keith Richards »
In my final blog for 2016, I thought it would be worth reflecting on what has been a truly momentous and tumultuous year, both globally and also for the UK financial advice profession.
Protection market review December 2016 »
Protection market update for December 2016, Part
Mortgage market review December 2016 »
Mortgage market update for December 2016, Part
Watch sessions from the 2016 National Financial Planning Symposium online now »
If you missed the chance to attend the 2016 National Financial
Planning Symposium, or you wish to go back over what you heard on
the day, then please use the links below to watch the recordings of
For more information including upcoming events and past
recordings, please go to:
PFS events »
PFS welcomes youngest ever Fellow to its ranks »
A 22-year old wealth manager from Wiltshire has become the
youngest ever Fellow of the Personal Finance Society, with the
ambition of becoming one of the best financial advisers in the
Financial advice sector launches new apprenticeship standard »
Future generations of financial advisers will be offered a wider
range of pathways into the profession after the launch of a new
apprenticeship standard for the sector.
My PFS - Technical news - 21/11/16 »
Personal Finance Society news update from 8 November to 21
November 2016 on taxation, retirement planning and investments.
Cornwall-based financial planner wins flagship PFS award »
Manning & Company's Kathryn Gannon FPFS has won the flagship
award at this year's Personal Finance Society Personal Finance
Response to the Autumn Statement 2016 »
Response to the Chancellor's Insurance Premium Tax increase announcement.