Predictions of swing from DA to AR dismissed

Predictions of a swing to appointed representative status has been dismissed by Expo attendees.

When asked whether they expect to see more advisers move from directly authorised to appointed representative status, over 58% of registered Mortgage Business Expo London attendees say no.

Of 3,250 registered Expo attendees polled, 41.6% say they expect to see a swing from DA to AR over the coming year while 58.4% say they do not expect to see such a shift.

The current status of the 3,259 registered Expo attendees polled was fairly evenly split between DAs and ARs.