TITLE

Personal Touch blames fee hikes on regulation and PI

AUTHOR(S)
SANDS, MARK
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Money Marketing;9/10/2015, Issue 1500, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Personal Touch Financial Services will raise its fees starting October 2015 to counter the impact of rising regulatory and professional indemnity costs.
ACCESSION #
110352571

 

Related Articles

  • Personal Touch set to switch on 'traffic light' charges for firms. DALE, SAMUEL // Mortgage Strategy;11/26/2014, p7 

    The article reports on a fee structure that Personal Touch Financial Services will introduce beginning February 1, 2015 in which firms will be charged a network fee, partly based on the quality of business from December 31, 2014.

  • Personal Touch introduces new notice period options. Thomas, Paul // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);12/20/2012, p8 

    The article reports on the plan of Personal Touch Financial Services to offer members the option of a longer notifications period concerning future fee changes with commitment to longer notice periods from advisers.

  • PTFS helps members with £200k for fees. Dale, Samuel // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);11/20/2013, p21 

    The article reports on the financial assistance being provided by Personal Touch Financial Services to help its members pay their regulatory costs for 2014, and also mentions a letter it sent to members about the increase in fees and a freeze of its own network member fees.

  • Personal Touch significantly hikes monthly network fees. Thomas, Paul // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);9/19/2012, p10 

    The article reports on the plan of Personal Touch Financial Services (PTFS) to increase its monthly fees for appointed representatives following an overhaul of its fee structure. PTFS will retain between 10 and 20 per cent of the company's commission depending on the type and quantity of...

  • PTFS broker event to focus on equity release.  // Mortgage Strategy;7/28/2008, p8 

    The article reports that Personal Touch Financial Services is to host an equity release development day for brokers in Great Britain. It states that the event will not only help competent equity release brokers but is also aimed at those interested in entering the financial services industry. It...

  • Prestbury was down to its last £40,000 prior to PTFS deal. Holt, Natalie // Mortgage Strategy;9/29/2008, p6 

    The article reports that Prestbury Financial (PF) has admitted it had only £40,000 in cash assets prior to Personal Touch Financial Services (PTFS) deal in Great Britain. It is argued that the network could not continue to trade in its financial status. PF has entered an agreement to transfer...

  • Prestbury's reputation under fire. Holt, Natalie // Mortgage Strategy;9/15/2008, p5 

    The article reports on the accusation of Dale Knight, director of Think Strategically, with Prestbury's senior management of undermining the network's reputation as the firm looks to close a transfer agreement with Personal Touch Financial Services in Prestbury, England. Likewise, Knight, a...

  • Loss of just 249 ARs shows broker tenacity. Watts, Gary // Mortgage Strategy;1/23/2012, p52 

    In this article, the author reports that a reduction of 249 in AR firms in Great Britain during 2011, despite the difficulty of actually getting a lot of mortgages placed, is testament to the tenacity, business acumen and flexibility of mortgage brokers. The author says that the biggest winner...

  • Personal Touch suffers 10% drop in AR numbers in 2012. Thomas, Paul // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);1/25/2013, p2 

    The article reports on the decrease in the level of appointed representatives by British company Personal Touch Financial Services in 2012. It states that the losses were incurred by the firm in the last quarter of the year. According to the author, the company plans to introduce an initiative...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics