UK - Directory provider Matrix-Data is holding a free half-day seminar to discuss the future direction and structure of the adviser market and the provision of financial advice.
The aim of the conference – Brave New World – is to consider proposed regulatory changes and to hear the views of regulators, IFAs, product providers and consultants.
The seminar will be held on February 26 in London.
For more details, contact Matrix-Data on 020 7074 1200.
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