Achieving a Gold Standard in Pension Transfers

We’re incredibly pleased to announce that both Paul Fazackerley and George Simpson have achieved Pension Transfer Gold Standard after going through a strict application process.   What is the Pension Transfer Gold Standard? Awarded by the Personal Finance Society (PFS), the Gold Standard is a voluntary code of good practice for Safeguarded and Defined Benefit… Read more »

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When do you plan to retire?

When do you plan to retire? Retirement may seem like a lifetime away for some, for others it may be within the next few years.  It doesn’t really matter how old you are, you only get the one chance to prepare for it and anything you do today will make a difference when you finally… Read more »

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Furnley House Foundation update  

The Furnley House Foundation was created to improve the lives of as many people as possible within our community. Usually, we hold a number of events to help us bring the community together and raise over £40,000 each year for charities and not for profits.   The year so far We hosted a well-supported quiz… Read more »

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Meet our team: Matt Hughes

Get to know Matt Hughes, one of our Financial Planners and a Chartered Associate of The London Institute of Banking & Finance. When and why did you join Furnley House? I joined the Furnley House team in December 2019. Previously, I worked for a smaller independent advisory firm, Richard Billington IFA, training to be an adviser… Read more »

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Foundation supports COVID-19 battle

Discharged hospitals patients to receive special care packages after Leicester Hospitals Charity, British Red Cross & Furnley House Foundation team up Patients discharged from Leicester’s Hospitals will benefit from special care packages to help them get back to their lives at home thanks to a special collaboration between Leicester Hospitals Charity, the British Red Cross… Read more »

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Furnley House Foundation Quiz Night 2020

Last night, the Furnley House Foundation held its very first charity event in Furnley House’s new offices at 340 Melton Road Leicester. It was a fantastic event, with around 80 people taking part in the charity quiz night. 17 teams, lots of drinks and a stack full of pizza were the foundations of a fabulous… Read more »

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Coronavirus’ attack on the markets

Coronavirus’ attack on the markets For investors the last couple of years may not have made comfortable viewing. As Brexit negotiations, Prime Minister changes and elections took their toll, it was easy to feel like we were stuck in the middle of an extreme version of the hokey-cokey. At the same time, other global events… Read more »

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Top 100 Advisers – WELL DONE US!

The last couple of weeks have been a great week for Furnley House! Furnley House are incredibly excited to be recognised as one of the Top 100 Advisers according to 2 independent bodies! On the 30th October, we were incredibly pleased to discover that we had been selected as one of the Top 100 in… Read more »

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The end of Fernleigh House

The end of Fernleigh House – as we head into the winter, we wanted to share some great news with you all… Some of you may have noticed that we’ve got a big To Let board outside our building in Syston, Leicester – that’s because in January 2020, we’re going to be relocating… The office… Read more »

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investment review

Investment Committee – Q3 2019

Last week we held our quarterly investment committee with our investment partners, Asset Intelligence. The purpose of the investment committee is to review our investment portfolios, understand what’s gone well, what could be improved, and finally, discuss what global events are coming up that may impact the portfolios. Below is a summary of the key… Read more »

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