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  • Newsletter for December 2017

    Posted by on December 12, 2017

    Less than 2 weeks until Christmas? Really? How on earth did that happen? It’s almost 2018 and I honestly don’t know where the year has gone. We’ve had a very busy year developing numerous new resources as well as improving existing ones along with a whole bunch of ‘behind...

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  • How to Spread Tax Relief on a Large Employer Pension Contribution

    Posted by on December 12, 2017

    This week, one of our team members had a call from an adviser who was struggling with the rules around corporation tax relief on a single large employer pension contribution.  We had to agree the rules are not easy, so in this article we are looking at one of the...

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  • 12 of the Biggest Mistakes Students Make When Revising

    Posted by on December 12, 2017

    If you’re struggling with passing your exams, it’s not you, it’s your revision strategy! In this article we share with you 12 of the biggest mistakes students make when they’re studying for their exams. Do you find yourself doing any of these? Would it surprise you to know that...

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  • Friday Five – 8 December – 5 Questions in 5 Minutes

    Posted by on December 8, 2017

    Welcome to this week’s Friday Five – 5 Questions in 5 Minutes Every Friday What’s this all about? It’s a bit of Friday Fun where we provide you with 5 questions relevant to a mix of CII exams. The challenge is for you to answer them in 5 minutes....

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  • What are Yield Curves?

    Posted by on December 5, 2017

    The following is an explanation of what yield curves are. We will also touch on the different types of yield curve and what they indicate to the investor. This article is relevant to takers of the CII CF1, R01, R02, R06, AF4 and AF5 exams. What is a Yield...

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