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PMS announces Northern Ireland roadshow

PMS is returning to the Hilton, Templepatrick to host the first of its twice yearly Roadshows.

The Northern Ireland roadshow is based around the theme ‘Don’t Believe it’s Groundhog Day’ and is open to both directly authorised brokers and appointed representatives.

Industry presentations will provide brokers with advice and guidance on how to capitalise on the increasing need for advice.

Over 15 lenders and support service suppliers will also take part in a trade show during the day.

Martin Reynolds, development director at PMS, says: “Access to information and guidance is more important than ever where firms are looking to diversify.

“The list of speakers that we have will provide the ideal opportunity brokers to consider new income streams whilst being in an environment that allows open debate and discussion.”

The event will take place on March 25.


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