Former head of the predecessor to the Association of Professional Financial Advisers, Chris Cummings, has joined the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) regulatory decision making committee.
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Highclere Financial Services senior partner Alan Lakey has left his position as a member of the Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) council as he felt his voice "did not get heard".
Adviser support group Tenet's petition asking the government for a long-stop for financial advice complaints has reached 2,098 signatures in only ten days.
Len Warwick, who has been described by colleagues as a "pioneer" of professionalism and treating customers fairly (TCF) in financial services, has died aged 68.
The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has called into question the amount of money spent each year by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) on recoveries.
If an independent body is not appointed to monitor the regulator's performance, the Association of Professional Advisers (APFA) will take on the task itself, the body's chairman told members in a defiant speech last night.
The newly branded Association for Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) voted to accept restricted advisers at its annual general meeting (AGM) held yesterday.
The managing director of the Financial Services Authority (FSA), Martin Wheatley, last night congratulated advisers for retaining the trust of their clients, explaining this is the industry's "great strength."
The Association of Independent Financial Advisers (AIFA) has come out strongly against plans to increase the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) levy threshold.
The Association of Independent Financial Advisers (AIFA) recorded a deficit of almost £154,000 in 2011/12.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) should establish "clear and measurable" objectives to make it more accountable, the Association of Independent Financial Advisers (AIFA) has said.
The Association of Independent Financial Advisers (AIFA) has called for claims management companies (CMCs) to be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Firms offering restricted advice are spreading "propaganda" about the apparent difficulties of meeting the Financial Services Authority's (FSA's) new independence rules, according to consultant David Severn, a former head of investment business policy...
The Association of Independent Financial Advisers (AIFA) is to change its name to the Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA).
The Financial Services Consumer Panel (FSCP) has downplayed prospects of a cap on liability for financial advice, indicating it would strongly oppose any reintroduction of the 15-year long-stop.
The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has again pledged to leave the door open to the possibility of reintroducing a 15-year long-stop on client complaints, though it continues to doubt the benefit of doing so.
The Association of Independent Financial Advisers (AIFA) has proposed the idea of ‘customer agreed liability' as a way of tackling the absence of a 15-year long stop on complaints.