News, view & insights

The SimplyBiz Group regularly produces thought leadership editorials, press releases covering breaking news from the Group and commentary on key industry issues. You can keep up with all our news and views through our LinkedIn and Twitter pages, or catch up with a range of topical recent stories below.

Ken Davy Weekly Blog, FT Adviser
SimplyBiz announces fourth pension transfer partner

SimplyBiz announces fourth pension transfer partner

07 March 2018

Peterborough-based Tuto joins Grove Pension Solutions, Pensionhelp and Creative Wealth Management on SimplyBiz's SimplyRefer proposition, offering outsourced pension transfer advice.

Rory Percival joins Centra investment committee

Rory Percival joins Centra investment committee

27 February 2018

Support services provider SimplyBiz Group has appointed former Financial Conduct Authority technical specialist Rory Percival to sit on the investment committee for the newly created Centra, with responsibility for external governance as well as compliance.

NMBA launches adviser apprenticeship programme

NMBA launches adviser apprenticeship programme

19 February 2018

The New Model Business Academy, part of The SimplyBiz Group, has announced plans to launch an apprenticeship programme. NMBA was granted inclusion on the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers in March 2017 and received funding from the Education and Skills Funding Agency in December.

Ian McKenna: SimplyBiz Group's investment advice system impresses

Ian McKenna: SimplyBiz Group's investment advice system impresses

13 February 2018

New Centra system is a powerful tool that can deliver major benefits for members. Technology is the adviser’s best friend when it comes to reducing costs, increasing profitability and delivering consistent compliance.

NMBA: Why advisers should consider getting extra support in their business

NMBA: Why advisers should consider getting extra support in their business

07 February 2018

With delegation the key to business success, many advisers should consider getting extra support. The most common challenge advisers face when it comes to running their business is making the time to do so as effectively as possible.

SimplyBiz Mortgages adds Landbay to panel

SimplyBiz Mortgages adds Landbay to panel

22 January 2018

Landbay Partners has joined SimplyBiz Mortgages’ lender panel and all SimplyBiz Mortgages’ Members now have to have direct access to Landbay’s buy-to-let range.

SimplyBiz Group to launch end-to-end investment advice system

SimplyBiz Group to launch end-to-end investment advice system

19 January 2018

The SimplyBiz Group is to launch an end-to-end financial planning system, Centra, to provide support to advisers throughout the investment advice process.

The SimplyBiz Group launches provider-backed referral service

The SimplyBiz Group launches provider-backed referral service

09 January 2018

Support services provider The SimplyBiz Group has launched SimplyRefer, a referral service for its Members to help them with retirement planning, equity release and care funding.

The SimplyBiz Group launches GDPR hub for advisers

The SimplyBiz Group launches GDPR hub for advisers

08 January 2018

The SimplyBiz Group has launched a hub for advisers to help them meet the requirements of the incoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).