There are 30 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Ken Davy".

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1. "FSCS funding should be fair and affordable"

Rather than making a knee-jerk rejection, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) should follow Aegon UK’s lead by focussing on fairness and affordability when considering the latest Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) funding proposals.

Tags: Ken Davy, FSCS
By Ken Davy
2. "Self-employed should mind the protection gap"

The recent scary antics of Halloween were an appropriate backdrop for Scottish Widows to release the even more frightening results of a survey about the protection coverage of the UK’s self-employed. 

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By Ken Davy
3. "California dreaming on such a winter's day"

As the nights darken and the winter cold approaches, it is a good time to consider spending a few tax-deductible days in the Californian sunshine.

Tags: PFS, MDRT, Ken Davy
By Ken Davy
4. Fos report is a dollop of gruel for advisers

Cold porridge and cold comfort have a lot in common: such meagre offerings do not come close to being satisfying.

Tags: Ken Davy, FOS
By Ken Davy
5. Adviser Landscape

SimplyBiz Group Chairman, Ken Davy, gives us his unique perspective on the biggest industry issues of recent months.

Tags: Pension Freedom, Ken Davy
By Ken Davy
6. EU rule could cause trouble for IFAs

Sadly, we are now at the end of the summer holidays, so it is time to brush off the sand and pack away the sun cream.

Tags: FCA, Ken Davy, GDPR
By Ken Davy
7. Ken Davy: "Dump those bad apples and embrace SM&CR"

It only takes a few rotten apples to add some very big numbers to every good adviser’s FSCS bill, so anything that will help us rid our sector of them is to be welcomed.

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8. Ken Davy: "Taking a weather check on pension freedoms"

BBC weatherman Michael Fish famously failed to forecast the hurricane in October 1987, which overnight destroyed 15m trees and turned the town of Sevenoaks into just one oak.

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9. Ken Davy: Revised managers' regime will uncover 'reckless and criminal' firms

The Financial Conduct Authority’s extension of the senior managers’ regime will help weed out “reckless and criminal firms”, financial adviser support firm SimplyBiz Group says.

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10. Ken Davy: "Good financial advice means more holiday cash"

As you prepare for a well-earned summer break, I urge you to reflect upon some detailed research by ILC-UK into the value of financial advice, which has revealed that even those consumers who are just getting by can be more than £40,000 better off if they receive advice.

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"FSCS funding should be fair and affordable"

November 17, 2017

Rather than making a knee-jerk rejection, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) should follow Aegon UK’s lead by focussing on fairness and affordability when considering the latest Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) funding proposals.

Read more >

"Self-employed should mind the protection gap"

November 13, 2017

The recent scary antics of Halloween were an appropriate backdrop for Scottish Widows to release the even more frightening results of a survey about the protection coverage of the UK’s self-employed. 

Read more >

"California dreaming on such a winter's day"

November 06, 2017

As the nights darken and the winter cold approaches, it is a good time to consider spending a few tax-deductible days in the Californian sunshine.

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Matt Timmins: New guidance body has no right to word 'advice'

October 20, 2017

Much more needs to be done to help educate consumers on the vital difference between receiving guidance or advice

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