With the staging date for larger employers just around the corner on 1 October, Standard Life has found that almost three fifths (59%) of employees who don’t currently have a pension are still not aware of auto-enrolment, but over half (55%) are keen to find out more about it.
You have a financial services business website for a reason, right? To attract new prospective clients and generate business. But what good is a business website if no one ever sees it?
Social media is an alternative marketing vehicle that enables your business to connect with clients and prospects. For many financial services professionals, adding a business blog to their social media marketing is a highly effective and measurable way to reach a whole new audience.
Instagram is a mobile app that will enable its users to edit a picture and then swiftly upload it onto a social site. Unique editing tools can be applied to a picture in order to create a more dynamic image out of an ordinary snapshot. Instagram has rapidly gained the following of android and iPhone users. Here are a few innovative ways a financial services or wealth management business can use other marketing techniques.
The power of the internet means it’s now possible for financial services providers to build a broader and more profitable online audience by carefully applying some specific approaches and techniques. All it takes is confidence and an internet connection.
Standard Life has launched the MyFolio ‘Lookthrough’ tool. The tool has been designed to support advisers with clients invested in the MyFolio suite of funds. Standard Life has worked with advisers to create a tool which enhances reporting options, and helps them communicate the benefits of MyFolio to their clients, and demonstrates the sophistication of MyFolio as an investment solution.
Platforms must facilitate unit rebates if they are going to provide fund groups with the pricing flexibility required to manage their competitive position in the market, says Skandia. If platforms do not facilitate unit rebates and just host commission free 75 basis points share classes, they will prevent fund groups from being able to discount their charges to benefit investors.
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