Both Ascentric's existing and newly-built platform have been shut down for four days as it looks to complete its final "big migration" of clients to its new Bravura-powered technology.
The Royal London-owned platform has informed advisers both platforms have been shut down from Friday 4 January and will be available again from Tuesday 8 January. It acknowledged there was a "small chance"...
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