Money Advice Liaison Group Logo

LATEST

MALG Conference 2019 theme revealed

30 Jul 2019 | Posted In Bob's Blog (MALG updates)

The theme of this year’s Money Advice Liaison Group (MALG) Conference will look at ‘the changing face of debt advice’ in the UK’s current turbulent political, economic and social environment. Keynote speakers, report launches, panel sessions, workshops and a ‘big debate’ will address the key challenges faced by debt advisers now and in the future, […]

Read More

FCA launches consultation guiding firms on the fair treatment of vulnerable customers

23 Jul 2019 | Posted In Money advice news

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today launched a consultation on proposed guidance for firms on the fair treatment of vulnerable customers. The guidance sets out the FCA’s view of what the FCA Principles require of firms to ensure that vulnerable consumers are consistently treated fairly across financial services sectors. The FCA wants to see doing […]

Read More

Bob’s Blog: MALG AGM new Board announcement and Conference 2019 sponsors/exhibitors

12 Jul 2019 | Posted In Bob's Blog (MALG updates)

Thank you to all of those who voted by proxy and attended/voted in person for new MALG Board appointments at our AGM last week. We’re very pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Wallwork, chief executive of the Credit Services Association and Paul Smee, chair of the Peer to Peer Finance Association, and the re-appointment […]

Read More

Bob’s Blog: MALG Conference 2019 bookings and AGM/Members Meeting agenda

13 Jun 2019 | Posted In Bob's Blog (MALG updates)

Whilst the weather is far from seasonal at the moment, the conference season progresses unabated! I understand that the Money Advice Scotland Conference was a memorable event as always and I thoroughly enjoyed the Institute of Money Advisers Conference in Manchester earlier this week. It was great to see a number of MALG Members there […]

Read More

FCA confirms biggest shake-up to the overdraft market for a generation

11 Jun 2019 | Posted In Money advice news

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has confirmed it is introducing reforms to fix a dysfunctional overdraft market. These changes will make overdrafts simpler, fairer, and easier to manage and will protect the millions of consumers that use overdrafts, particularly more vulnerable consumers. The changes represent the biggest overhaul to the overdraft market for a generation. […]

Read More
MONEY ADVICE LIAISON GROUP