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Adult childcare credit

Today is Financial Awareness Day (August 14th), and we thought, what better way to celebrate, than to provide you with some top tips around adult childcare credits?!

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Meet Emily Simpkin – The City and Capital Group’s Financial Services Consultant

The headcount at City & Capital Group HQ has certainly grown over the past 12 months. Without our team we simply wouldn’t be where we are today, so in this new blog series we’ve decided to shine the spotlight on each member, to find out a little more about them. This month we’re getting to know our financial services consultant, Emily Simpkin. Here she reveals she likes to spend her weekends with her adorable dog Charlie. 

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Are all networks created equally?

Here at The City & Capital Group, we have recently spent a lot of time researching some of the different financial advisory networks, and our results would suggest that not all of them are created equally! This is why we’ve created a short survey for network members, and we’d be incredibly grateful if you could spare just five minutes to complete it.

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Meet Tom Bagley – The City & Capital Group’s Director of Operations

The headcount at City & Capital Group HQ has certainly grown over the past 12 months. Without our team we simply wouldn’t be where we are today, so in this new blog series we’ve decided to shine the spotlight on each member, to find out a little more about them. This month we’re getting to know our director of operations, Tom Bagley. He reveals he spends his weekends celebrating/mourning the football results!

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Setting up a pension for your child

Our managing director, Victoria Hicks, recently spoke with MMB Magazine about how and why setting up a pension for your child may be appropriate.

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New financial advisory acquisition firm vows to challenge industry norms

A new firm set to disrupt the traditional stereotypes surrounding how Financial Advisory (FA) acquisition brokers work, has been established in West Yorkshire. Already shaking up the headhunting scene, Leeds-headquartered City & Capital Group aims to revolutionise the business model of the modern finance marketplace even further.

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Why are business owners really selling up?

Financial advisers aren’t just selling to retire anymore. Recently, we have been hearing a variety of reasons for business owners wanting to sell – or at least keeping all options open. So,  here are our top five reasons firms are considering a sale in 2019...

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Meet Stuart Hicks –The City & Capital Group’s Managing Director

The headcount at City & Capital Group HQ has certainly grown over the past 12 months. Without our team we simply wouldn’t be where we are today, so in this new blog series we’ve decided to shine the spotlight on each member, to find out a little more about them. Next up it’s our managing director, Stuart Hicks! Here he reveals he’s a die-hard Spurs fan, and his claim to fame is that he’s starred in some award-winning films…

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Meet Victoria Hicks – The City & Capital Group’s Director

The headcount at City & Capital Group HQ has certainly grown over the past 12 months. Without our team we simply wouldn’t be where we are today, so in this new blog series we’ve decided to shine the spotlight on each member, to find out a little more about them. First up is our director, Vicki Hicks! Here she reveals that she would nominate her husband Stu for an award, and she’s actually a celebrated actress…

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Change in control – our key takeaways from the FCA Supervision Review

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) must approve a purchase before it can be finalised – this includes having processes and a plan in place, to ensure a smooth transition for acquired clients and firms. Therefore, we think it’s really important to get under the skin of the buyer – to make sure no stone has been left unturned – and that all appropriate documentation has been implemented, to make the FCA approval process easier.

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