CISI launches support portal for financial service professionals.

As only 55% of financial service professionals feel comfortable speaking to their manager about their mental health, the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment has launched a support portal to encourage the conversation. This arrives at the same time as Mental Health Awareness Day on the 10th of October. https://www.financialreporter.co.uk/finance-news/cisi-launches-mental-health-portal-for-financial-services-professionals.html read more

Do brokers have a duty of care towards client mental health?

Very interesting article highlighting the importance of an advisers role in regard to clients' financial situation. "Part of a mortgage adviser’s job is to get people to buy the houses they can afford, not the ones they think they should have.” https://www.financialreporter.co.uk/finance-news/do-brokers-have-a-responsibility-to-protect-their-clients-mental-health.html read more