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
Whitepaper from NMBA shows advisers feel positive about future

Whitepaper from NMBA shows advisers feel positive about future

25 October 2019

Research by the New Model Business Academy (NMBA), the not-for-profit training arm of the SimplyBiz Group, has revealed that advisers feel positive about their future.

NMBA research anticipates spike in apprenticeship numbers

NMBA research anticipates spike in apprenticeship numbers

25 October 2019

A recent NMBA whitepaper showed that the majority of advisers plan to take on apprentice in 12 to 18 months.

Are you ready for SM&CR?

Are you ready for SM&CR?

24 October 2019

With the SM&CR just weeks away, we look at where firms need to be to ensure compliance with the new regime. 

The SimplyBiz Group launches mental wellbeing module

The SimplyBiz Group launches mental wellbeing module

11 October 2019

The module launched to coincide with World Mental Health Day and will offer support on a range of wellbeing issues including stress, anxiety and depression.

Paraplanners and the SM&CR

Paraplanners and the SM&CR

11 October 2019

A look at how the new regime will affect paraplanners within advice firms. 

 

Get FIT for SM&CR

Get FIT for SM&CR

10 October 2019

Mark Greenwood takes an in-depth look at the new fitness and propriety requirements of the SM&CR.

Leek launches deal exclusively for SimplyBiz Mortgages

Leek launches deal exclusively for SimplyBiz Mortgages

03 October 2019

Leek United has announced the launch of a fixed rate mortgage product exclusively for Members of SimplyBiz Mortgages. 

SimplyBiz Group joins forces with iPipeline

SimplyBiz Group joins forces with iPipeline

02 October 2019

The SimplyBiz Group is offering all those who use its services access to iPipeline's quote and apply service, SolutionBuilder.

SimplyBiz Group announces launch of care proposition

SimplyBiz Group announces launch of care proposition

26 September 2019

The programme will offer access to an online information hub, training on advising older and vulnerable consumers, a dedicated consultancy service and a referral panel of advisers who specialise in the care market.