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Your local institute needs you! (To get down to its AGM, that is…)

Fri 22 Feb. 2019

Did you know that there are 56 local institutes across the UK, Isle of Man and Channel Islands? Every one is different, but we share a common goal: to sustain, enhance and advance the careers of CII and Personal Finance Society members.

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President's Message - January 2019

Tue 22 Jan. 2019

It already seems rather late to say Happy New Year but, as this is the first Presidents message of 2019, I would like to wish all members and their families a happy, safe and successful year.

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Vulnerable Customers

Tue 22 Jan. 2019

We had a full house on Tuesday 22nd January when members of our institute turned out in full force at our Colchester venue to attend our 'Vulnerable Customers' lunchtime lecture. Alan’s talk was extremely engaging, explaining who might be considered a vulnerable person and providing ideas and guidance for ways to ensure they are treated equally and fairly. There was some insight as to what we might expect for the future and we all left with a feeling that we need to act now to be prepared! The slides from the event are attached here.

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Gordon Warren 2018 Nomination Time!!!!

Mon 14 Jan. 2019

The Gordon Warren Young Achiever of the Year Award is presented to a young person in the local area that who has made the greatest strides forward in their career through outstanding Professional Development. Please see the Local Awards section under 'About Us' to find the nomination form for 2018.

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December President's Message

Mon 17 Dec. 2018

A short pre-Christmas note.

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November's Presidents Message

Mon 26 Nov. 2018

As I write this note we are almost exactly a month away from Christmas. It is certainly is starting to feel like winter with temperatures plummeting and the wind feeling decidedly icy. Whilst the run up to Christmas and year end is a very busy time of the year from a work perspective, I really enjoy these weeks as year-end events give me a great chance to catch up with people.

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