The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has dropped its suggestion firms should be using #ad in financial promotions on Twitter, following industry concerns about its appropriateness.
An adviser trade association is calling on the regulator to ensure its final guidance on using social media channels is clear after a poll of members suggested more than a third were unaware the watchdog was looking into the issue.
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Founder of Meaningful Money, Pete Matthew, is to launch a subscription community site for advisers looking to make better use of social media and improve their online marketing.
Online community resource Panacea Adviser and regulatory consultancy CEI Compliance have joined forces to tackle the rapidly emerging field of social media.
Aviva has launched a platform to help advisers use Facebook and other social media to grow and re-engage their client bank.
One financial marketing guru struck a chord with advisers at PIMS 2013 by providing tips for advisers looking to grow their client bank with limited time and budget.