Written by David Jackson on 30 November 2017
This quarter coincided with the end of the Altus financial year and I am delighted to report that it has been our best ever. We beat all our targets, continued an unbroken 12-year run of profitability and added an amazing 26 new names to an already stellar client list.
Our consultants completed over 100 engagements for 40 different clients, our business systems team released a major new software product and they still found time to achieve ISO270001 certification.
Probably my proudest moment though was reading the glowing feedback from our first external survey of clients. “One of the best organisations I’ve ever worked with”, “Ten out of ten”, “A superb provider”, “Our go-to company” these were just a few of the quotes that made me realise just how far Altus has come.
My thanks to all our staff and the clients we work with for making it such a pleasure to run this company.
Reading the signs all wrong
Written by Rory Gravatt on 14 August 2018
The Work and Pensions Committee is missing the point when it asks whether people understand the cost and value for money of their pension products – a recent FCA paper revealed that one third of those who opted for pensions freedoms don’t even understand where or how their money is invested
Robo-advice threat is a race against time
Written by Jonathan Warren on 7 August 2018
Concerns about robo-advice are lapsing amongst financial advisers, but financial service providers should not entirely dismiss the risks posed by robo.