Spreading your wings
Pension reforms are an opportunity for chartered accountants to demonstrate to clients how they can add value. ICAEW’s Alan Hind explains how a designated professional body licence can help
Significant changes in the world of pensions have increased the opportunity for chartered accountants in practice to help clients understand their choices and responsibilities. By forming a strategic alliance with a quality financial adviser and taking out a designated professional body licence (DPB), chartered accountants can provide the best service to clients and avoid having to explain why they can’t help with their pension requirements.