TITLE

Communication clash

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;6/11/2009, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the reaction of Chris Cummings, director general of Aifa, regarding the Independent Financial Adviser (IFA) Promotion during the Platform Evolution conference in London, England. It mentions that Cummings has reacted on the way IFA communicated with other firms and cites their insufficient response to the NatWest's queries. Cummings also commented on the condition of the IFA brands.
ACCESSION #
42539245

 

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