Nicola Barker, Senior Partnership Development Manager, St. James’s Place Wealth; Martin Clark, Director/Lead Tutor, MLC Associates; and David Owen, Wealth Director, Lifetime Connect discussed the current state of the retirement market in a recent London Institute of Banking and Finance webinar.
A trade mark is a valuable asset vital to attracting investment and creating opportunities such as licensing. A trade mark is also a significant deterrent to other traders adopting similar business names and provides concrete proof of your claim to legal rights. If you are licensing a mark that belongs to others, it is important to consider the licensing or purchase opportunities available to you in order to avoid a dispute or litigation.
The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined a Manchester-based debt management lead generation company £80,000 after it sent more than 95,000 text messages. These messages were all unsolicited, in that the recipients had not given explicit prior consent to receiving them. Furthermore, all 95,000 messages were sent in the space of just two months, from June to July 2020.
Chancellor defends not providing more Covid support to small business owners
UK consumers once again made significant debt repayments during January 2021, according to the latest Money and Credit Report from the Bank of England.
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Adviser trade body hosts webinar on issues relating to working from home and a potential return to the office
Guarantor loans are now most complained about product, according to FOS data
Although the Financial Conduct Authority will not assume responsibility for regulation of pre-paid funeral plans until July 29 2022, it has already commenced its consultation on how it will regulate the sector.