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Hal Austin

Editor, Financial Adviser

Hal is editor of Financial Adviser and has been for more than a decade. He has previously worked on a number of local and national publications.

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Don’t panic, advice will prosper in a changing world There are no Vogon destroyers here - everything looks bright for a professionalised advice sector.

Your Industry Jun 19, 2015

Ashley Wassall

Editor, FTAdviser

Ashley is editor of FTAdviser and writes on all areas of retail finance. Previously supplements editor at Money Management and editor of a European private equity publication.

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Investors should take another look at misfiring Aim If smaller shares almost always do well, what went wrong with Aim?

Your Industry Jun 29, 2015

John Kenchington

John is editor of Investment Adviser and has written about investments for several years. He has worked at titles including City AM and was recently named in the MHP 30 To Watch list of up-and-coming media names.

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Free money: £1bn cash-in really isn’t that silly The same people complaining about pensioners using freedoms would complain if they weren’t allowed to, says Jon Cudby

Pensions Jun 19, 2015

Jon Cudby

Editor, Money Management

Jon is editor of Money Management and has 12 years' experience covering retail personal finance. In 2005, Jon was launch editor of FTAdviser and most recently he was head of online content for Incisive Media's financial services titles.

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Gov’t on warpath over pension firms scuppering freedoms Providers insisting customers pay for advice before accessing their pots are to be reined in

Jul 01, 2015

Tony Hazell

Columnist, Financial Adviser

Tony is a freelance financial journalist, having been editor of Money Mail at the Daily Mail for a number of years. He has been writing a column in Financial Adviser since 2005.

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Government drawdown piggy bank would quieten critics A ‘Nest for drawdown’ may take a lot of heat out of the pension reform argument

Pensions Jun 29, 2015

John Lappin

Columnist, Investment Adviser

John is a weekly contributor to Investment Adviser with 15 years’ experience in financial journalism and 10 years writing on the IFA sector. He was formerly editor of an IFA trade magazine.

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Jeff has been personal finance editor of the Mail on Sunday for a number of years. He writes on a range of subjects and has been a columnist at Financial Adviser since 2004.

Gospel of James

IP and critical illness cover may not be the sexiest products on the market, but the facts speak for themselves. Just ask James Lindon-Travers

Insurance Jul 01, 2015
Garry Heath is one of the best known figures in the financial services industry, having been director general of the IFA Association during the 1990s. He has since been an active campaigner on many issues, most recently on the impact of RDR on financial advisers, with his trenchant Heath Report.

We used to call it corruption – now it is called the system

Garry Heath airs his thoughts on financial matters

May 07, 2015
Kevin is group editor of financial media company Portfolio Publishing and a former editor of Financial Adviser. He has been writing about financial services for more than 20 years.

A robo cop-out?

‘Robo-advisers’ could help solve the problem of advice becoming too expensive for most investors – but it would also have its limitations

Jun 10, 2015

Unpicking why pensions prove a turn-off to women

Women are already subject to lower income than men in retirement.

The three stages of digital transformation

Avaloq’s research finds that 74 per cent of financial professionals admit they have not yet defined a digital strategy.

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Kerry Craig is a global multi-asset market strategist of JP Morgan Asset Management conducting analysis on economic and investment trends. He is responsible for investment communications through the company's Market Insights programme.

Weather the storm

Europe: The markets are worried about Greece and the US Fed, but contagion threat has been reduced since the start of the year

Jul 03, 2015
Simon is a financial services know-how lawyer at Norton Rose Fulbright. He has been a columnist at Financial Adviser since 2006.
Philip is a financial services solicitor and head of Michelmores’ financial services and markets practice. He has contributed to Financial Adviser’s regulation column since 2006.
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