Provisio Wealth Management

Independent Financial Adviser  51 Cambridge Place, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1NS
First meeting at adviser's own cost
High quality, cost-effective, pension, investment and tax planning advice for Private Clients, Business Owners, Trustees and Charities
We can advise you on
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Annuity purchase
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Auto enrolment
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Pension consolidation
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Pension drawdown
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Pensions & divorce
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Pensions & retirement planning
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Pensions review
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Pensions transfer
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SIPPs
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Stakeholder
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Buy to let
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Buying first home
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Equity release
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Flexible mortgages
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High loan to value
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Next home / Remortgaging
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Self-employed mortgages
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Wealth management
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Ethical investments
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ISA / Unit Trusts / OEICs
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Investing for income
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Investment trusts
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OEICs
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Offshore investments
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Socially responsible investments
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Unit trusts
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Lump sum
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National savings
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Regular savings
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Savings for children
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School fees planning
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Critical illness
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Healthcare
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Income protection insurance
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Life insurance
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Capital gains tax
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Estate planning
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Income tax
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Taxation planning
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Corporate pension
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Employee benefits
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Group ISA
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Group Pension/Stakeholder
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Group Protection/Life Insurance
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Group critical illness
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Group income protection
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Group life insurance
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Group private medical insurance
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Group risk
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Long term care
Response rating
9.0/10
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FCA authorised
Last authorised 23rd January 2020
Meet our advisers
Andrew Whiteley Dip PFS
Director

In order to have completed this qualification, individuals were required to obtain three units. These could have been selected from any combination of the available units at that time but must have included the compulsory G10 unit - Taxation and Trusts.

This examination assessed a knowledge and understanding of the UK tax system, the law and practice of trusts, but also an ability to advise individual clients on the tax treatment of their investments and the use of trusts to meet their current and foreseeable future needs.

This examination enhanced general pension knowledge, particularly in pension transfers and opt-out business.

To achieve DipPFS individuals must achieve 140 credits. At least 80 credits must be at Diploma or AFPC level.

At the end of this unit, candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the: process of decumulating pension funds and the main issues for clients and advisers; main choices facing members of pensions schemes during decumulation; features, risks and tax treatment of the secured pension option; features, risks and tax treatment of the unsecured pension option; features, risks and tax treatment of phased retirement; features, risks and tax treatment of the alternatively secured pension option.

At the end of this unit, candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the: main tax and legal frameworks that govern the accumulation phase of building up retirement benefits under registered pension schemes; features of defined contribution and defined benefit pensions; choices faced by early leavers and use of transfer value analysis; State retirement benefits available, including the risks and suitability of contracting out of the State Second Pension.

This examination assesses a knowledge and understanding of investment products and the risks involved.

Philip Bailey IMC
Investment Consultant

To achieve DipPFS individuals must achieve 140 credits. At least 80 credits must be at Diploma or AFPC level.

This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of portfolio investment management. If passed before September 2010 QCF 3 after then QCF 4

To achieve the CertPFS (DM) and individual needs to pass 2 diploma units in Regulation and ethics and Discretionary Investment Management

About us

Established in January 2003, Provisio Limited offers you access to high quality, wholly independent financial advice on the issues that matter to you, as well as a highly innovative approach to wealth management. By providing this service in partnership with your other professional advisers, we can ensure that all aspects of your financial planning 'dovetail' together. We believe that this is fundamentally important to the success of any form of planning

Our services

We are experts in the construction and management of ultra low-cost, multi-asset investment portfolios designed to match the attitude to risk of each of our clients. Whilst investment markets are notoriously unpredictable, costs are the one thing that an investor can control. By minimising the drag on performance of the high fees associated with traditional investment funds we can construct portfolios which achieve above average returns for below average risk. This coupled with our extensive use of cash-flow modelling software can help to bring your financial planning to life.

Where to find us

51 Cambridge Place, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1NS

Preferred clients
Minimum wealth (income/assets)
£50,000
Minimum pension value
£50,000
Minimum mortgage value
£250,000
Advice methods
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    Telephone
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    Face to face
Response rating
9.0/10
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FCA authorised
Last authorised 23rd January 2020

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