The ‘emerging' adviser profession is on a long journey to be as highly recognised as doctors or accountants and a whole package of measures will be needed to change consumer perceptions, according to CII director of financial services Steve Jenkins.
Speaking to Professional Adviser at the launch of our Investing in the Profession Initiative, Jenkins said advisers are still suffering as consumers tend to lump them together with other financial institutions....
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