Certified Content. A 30 minute watch.
In this edition of Adviser Insight, Alan Lakey, director at Highclere Financial Services and CIExpert speaks out on the “buck-passing” seen between the regulator, the Ombudsman and the Treasury, is waiting to see the FCA clamp down on “dodgy distributors” and makes a plea to all mortgage, pension and investment advisers to either consider speaking to their clients about protection, or signpost them to a specialist, which he says would create a “seismic shift” and draw more advisers into the industry to meet demand.
I love the [banks, building societies and comparison sites] because it introduces more people to protection. Then when I meet them, I can show them how to do it properly.
#protection #signposting #criticalillness
Octo Members is the very first app-based private community for UK financial services professionals, where advisers, fund managers, wealth managers and professional consultants can come together to share knowledge and best practices.
CPD is a key element offered to our members who asked us to deliver actionable, contextual content across all of our multimedia publishing which could be claimed as CPD for those members who require it.
We are delighted to announce that Octo Members is now an accredited CPD provider.
We’ve created CPD Streams, carefully curated programmes of CPD episodes to address your learning needs.
Featuring hundreds of hours of quality CPD contained within constantly refreshed articles, podcasts, videos and supporting collateral; all designed to help you learn in the way you want to. Our new programmes include:
– GR8 Panel Debates
– Investment Outsourcing
…with more coming!
We’re really excited about this enhancement to our member benefits, as we commit to ensuring Octo is your favourite resource to help you stay informed, meet your regulatory requirements, develop your professional capabilities, and connect with the profession all via the very best engaging and insightful content.
The process to record your CPD couldn’t be simpler. Just watch or read your chosen piece of content, click ‘claim your CPD’ and your earned minutes will be logged via CPD Hub.
Don’t forget, all 35 hours of your CPD can be gained from digital resources, so what are you waiting for? Check out CPD Streams on app.octomembers.com and start logging your CPD today!
As a fellow disruptor in the financial space – I have to take my hat off to what you are creating with Octomembers.
To create a community of this quality, in such a short space of time, on a kick-ass app, with a constant flow of genuinely valuable content – is not easy.
You should be proud of what you are doing and I hope that all the other members of the community are as excited as I am about the way you can disrupt the industry in 2019.Damian Horner, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Real Vision.com
Views on what’s going to make a difference in the months and years to come.Clive Waller, Research Consultancy
There are numerous issues facing the industry and by sharing ideas (not business sensitive) we can promote best practice and improve the standing of our industry and profession.Andrew Herberts
UK financial services professionals and those interacting in a professional capacity with financial services are invited to request to join this private community