In a changing market such as financial services, APFA is the constant voice providing commentary on the issues that matter to members.

We provide commentary and analysis through our press releases. The APFA team is available to give comment on the issues hitting the headlines. We also produce press releases on our research, responses and regulatory issues across the board. All APFA's press output is below.



04/11/2016

FSCS push up direct cost of regulation

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has today published its third annual Cost of Regulation report, which estimates the costs of direct and indirect regulatory costs on adviser businesses

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06/10/2016

Key Treasury minister to speak at APFA's 2016 Annual Dinner

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has announced that Simon Kirby MP, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, will be the keynote speaker at their 2016 Annual Dinner

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15/07/2016

APFA asks advice firms to help count the cost of regulation

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) today launched its third annual survey of the advice industry to feed into the 'Cost of Regulation Index' that it compiles for the sector.

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08/06/2016

APFA call for assurance of fair funding model for new pensions guidance body

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has today published its response to HM Treasury's Public Financial Guidance Review consultation.

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01/06/2016

New research highlights financial adviser Brexit voting intentions

With a few weeks to go until the UK referendum on its membership of the European Union (EU), new research conducted by NMG for the Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has indicated a slight majority of support for remain in the refe

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26/05/2016

Tracey McDermott meets APFA Council

Yesterday, Tracey McDermott, Acting Chief Executive of the Financial Conduct Authority, met the Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA)'s Council.

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12/04/2016

APFA calls for tougher action against CMCs

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has today called for tougher action to address the problems in the claims management industry.

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24/03/2016

New data shows hit to adviser profitability in 2015

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has today published The Financial Adviser Market: In Numbers 4.0. The report, the latest in APFA's annual series, provides a comprehensive overview of the UK financial adviser market and the t

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15/03/2016

APFA calls for more to be done to ensure access to financial advice

In response to the Financial Advice Market Review published today Chris Hannant, APFA's Director General, said...

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04/03/2016

New research highlights need for 'serious reforms' under FAMR

New research conducted by NMG for the Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has highlighted the urgent need for significant policy measures to boost access to affordable financial advice

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04/01/2016

APFA calls on FCA to reform TVA rules

The Association of Professional Financial Advisers (APFA) has today published its response to the FCA's Consultation Paper 15/30 on Pension Reforms: Proposed changes to our rules and guidance.

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