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
How to help clients create a lasting power of attorney - CPD article

How to help clients create a lasting power of attorney - CPD article

16 July 2018

Buzz Aldrin’s recent decision to sue his family for mismanagement of his finances has, quite rightly, reminded advisers across the pond that those appointed to make decisions on a client’s behalf need to be selected with the utmost care.

Global markets are set up for stock pickers, say industry heavyweights at SimplyBiz Group Advice Show

Global markets are set up for stock pickers, say industry heavyweights at SimplyBiz Group Advice Show

10 July 2018

Geopolitical changes are creating the ideal investment environment for stock pickers, according to industry experts speaking at the most recent Advice Show.

Investor Chronicle Alpha Report - SimplyBiz: Profiting from regulation and compliance

Investor Chronicle Alpha Report - SimplyBiz: Profiting from regulation and compliance

06 July 2018

Simon Thompson's view on The SimplyBiz Group following its listing on AIM

Brokers twice as likely to refer than write second charge

Brokers twice as likely to refer than write second charge

02 July 2018

Research conducted by SimplyBiz Mortgages shows that 60 per cent of brokers would refer secured loan business.

"We are the antidote to consolidation and want small firms to thrive"

"We are the antidote to consolidation and want small firms to thrive"

02 July 2018

On the latest edition of The Advice Show, Neil Stevens, Joint CEO of The SimplyBiz Group, said the group was "passionate about being the antidote to consolidation" as he praised the work and quality of smaller advice firms.

SimplyBiz Mortgages expects to see limited company buy-to-let continue to grow

SimplyBiz Mortgages expects to see limited company buy-to-let continue to grow

25 June 2018

Over two thirds (68%) of brokers expect to write more limited company buy-to-let business this year than during 2017, with a reduction in traditional buy-to-let lending, Simply Mortgages has found.

SimplyBiz reveals line-up for advice show

SimplyBiz reveals line-up for advice show

22 June 2018

Leading figures and some of the industry’s heavyweights will feature in the online broadcast sessions from 10.30am to 2pm on 2 July.

Be ready for CPD spot checks

Be ready for CPD spot checks

20 June 2018

With advisers having a one in ten chance of being spot checked, Tom Hegarty, Managing Director of NMBA, looks at how you can ensure you're CPD is on target.

SimplyBiz Mortgages adds Gatehouse Bank to panel

SimplyBiz Mortgages adds Gatehouse Bank to panel

19 June 2018

Shariah compliant lender Gatehouse Bank has joined SimplyBiz Mortgages’ panel. The lender offers buy-to-let property finance for international, expat and UK-based clients.