Switched-on thinking

May 2009
Money Marketing;5/14/2009, p45
The article discusses the assessment on the relevance of the pension switching roadshow programme carried out by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in Great Britain. The authors state that the program aims to provide help to financial institutions on how to deal their business expectations as well as establish significant management strategies. It also cites the different feedbacks received by FSA regarding the benefits gained by the participants.


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