Latest News & Blog

Don't take your eye off the SM&CR ball

19 Feb 2020

Our director of compliance services, Mark Greenwood, explores the ways in which 9 December 2019 was only the start of the SM&CR journey for advisers.

The confusing world of pensions simplification

13 Feb 2020

SimplyBiz Group Head of Pensions Technical, Keeley Paddon Dip PFS, joins Money Marketing's conversation on pensions simplification.

Importance of regulator's 'Dear CEO' letters should 'not be underestimated'

11 Feb 2020

Ken Davy, Chairman of The SimplyBiz Group and industry veteran of over 40 years, has spoken about what he describes as a ‘double-barrelled shot across the bows’ from the regulator. 

SimplyBiz Group named Best Support Service for Advisers

06 Feb 2020

We were over the moon to be named Best Support Service For Adviser at the Professional Adviser Awards...for the third consecutive year!

SimplyBiz launches first Investment Forums of 2020

31 Jan 2020

The first round of SimplyBiz Investment Forums, taking place in 21 locations across the UK, will begin in Cornwall on 4 February. 

FCA opens 2020 with 'Dear CEO' letter

30 Jan 2020

Ken Davy discusses the regulator’s latest communication and hopes that it will see more protection for both consumers and advisers. 

SM&CR: Ensure your employees are Fit and Proper

28 Jan 2020

Mark Greenwood of The SimplyBiz Group takes a look at the practicalities and application of the FCA’s Fit and Proper requirements

How can estate planning help tackle care fees?

21 Jan 2020

Against the background of an ageing population - and an increasing awareness of the fact that more people are requiring care - the issue of residential care fees is often at the forefront of clients' minds.

Pension switching module added to SimplyBiz Group's Centra system

15 Jan 2020

The new functionality allows advisers to compare multiple pension switching scenarios, including partial switches.


SimplyBiz Group announces new brand for surveying arm

09 Jan 2020

The SimplyBiz Group has announced this morning that it has united its three surveying arms – Gateway, Landmark and Sonas – into a new brand; Gateway Surveyors.