TITLE

Openwork aims to boost support services

AUTHOR(S)
Salih, Chris
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;8/27/2009, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the aim of Great Britain-based Openwork Ltd. to develop a support services arm and not to rule out acquisitions as a means of achieving it. Chief executive officer Martin Davis has said that he was looking to develop a two-tier operation with an independent financial advisers (IFA) offering. He has emphasized that the company will need to cater to different types of adviser to meet the challenges presented by the retail distribution review.
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44316122

 

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