Neil Padget: Finding the next generation of advisers

Fresh stream of talent needed

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Neil Padget: "An ageing adviser population combined with a growing appetite among consumers for advice means the profession risks sleepwalking into a supply crisis without more opportunities for budding advisers to kickstart their careers."
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Neil Padget: "An ageing adviser population combined with a growing appetite among consumers for advice means the profession risks sleepwalking into a supply crisis without more opportunities for budding advisers to kickstart their careers."

Advisers need to do a better job of communicating the benefits of a career in financial planning before the old guard makes its exit and the advice gap widens further, writes Neil Padget

Every profession requires a stream of fresh new talent entering its ranks to replace those heading into retirement, but the situation in the UK financial advice market is particularly pressing. An ageing...

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