TITLE

Cover story

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;7/2/2009, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on better opportunities for independent financial advisors (IFAs) in the payment protection insurance (PPI) market in Great Britain. Results of a market analysis show that the growing interest of the people to PPI creates opportunities for IFAs to provide services and assistance to the consumers. However, IFAs need to intensify their efforts and knowledge about PPI to assure their reliability in helping the consumers.
ACCESSION #
43257078

 

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