***OPEN FOR ENTRIES***

Categories for this year's awards are below. Firms must be authorised to operate in the UK to qualify for entry.

Deadline for submissions: 21st August 2017

1.  Fund Management (Retail)

Open to companies who invest and manage money on behalf of retail investors.

2. Fund Management (Institutional)

Open to companies who invest and manage money on behalf of institutional investors.

3. Group Pensions

Open to companies who operate and manage group pension schemes.

4. Personal Pensions

Open to companies who operate and manage personal pension schemes.

5. Retirement

Open to companies that offer retirement products such as SIPPS, annuities, equity release and blended retirement solutions.

6. Independent Financial Advice

Open to financial advisers and planners that offer a full and comprehensive range of financial planning services.

7. Financial Advice

Open to financial advisers and planners that offer a restricted range of financial planning services.

8. Insurance

Open to companies that operate and manage non-life general insurance products such as home, car, lifestyle or pet insurance.

9. Protection

Open to companies that operate and manage life cover products such as health insurance, whole of life, term assurance or critical illness.

10. Discretionary Fund Management

Open to firms that offer bespoke investment services to individuals and/or professional firms looking to outsource investment services. Services can comprise a core risk-rated offering, but must mainly offer the ability to invest in securities and other investment vehicles.

11. Portfolio Management Services

Open to firms who offer model portfolio services to individuals and/or professional firms looking to outsource investment services.

12. Wealth Management

Open to full service wealth managers offering bespoke private client investment management services alongside wider financial planning services. Firms must have a minimum of £300m of client money under management in-house.

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