In the latest in our series looking at coverage of the Retail Distribution Review (RDR) in the consumer media, we take a closer look at an article in the Daily Express.
The article doesn't quite get it right on adviser charging (it implies the customer receives free advice under a commission model), or on restricted advice (it suggests independent advisers must be able...
From August next year
RDR brought sweeping changes to adviser charging
A quarter (26%) unwilling to pay fees
Research by Grant Thornton
The right culture is essential...
Third highest monthly figure since 1993
'Cannot normalise this level of loss'
There is no shortage of IFA firms looking to sell up, writes Daniel Baade. However, the big question is how to finance the acquisition of IFA or wealth management firms...
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