Ecclesiastical launches enhanced multi-tie financial advice service Tuesday 6 November 2007 PDF Print On 1 November specialist provider of financial advice to the clergy, Ecclesiastical launched an enhanced multi-tie financial services company, under the name Ecclesiastical Financial Advisory Services, offering its customers a full range of savings, investment, protection and pension products. The new service has been established through Bankhall Investment Associates Ltd, using their ‘Bankhall Connect’ product. It will be added to Ecclesiastical’s current offering and will be available to all existing customers who are predominantly Anglican clergy, as well as new customers. Ecclesiastical’s team of 18 qualified financial advisers will offer the service face-to-face and over the phone. Following the launch, Ecclesiastical Financial Advisory Services will be looking to offer financial advice to a new customer base who value quality financial advice delivered with the values of trust, care and integrity that Ecclesiastical is well known for. As well as products from Ecclesiastical Life and Allchurches Investment Management Services, Ecclesiastical will now also be able to offer products from the following new providers: • AXA • Clerical Medical • Norwich Union • Prudential • Skandia • Standard Life Mark Hindley, head of financial services at Ecclesiastical, said: “It’s clear that we all need much more financial flexibility nowadays, so we’re introducing a new, comprehensive financial guidance service for our customers to ensure their every need is catered for.” Peter Mann, CEO at Bankhall said: “We are delighted that Ecclesiastical has set up their enhanced multi-tie offering through Bankhall Connect. Maximising on the opportunities created by depolarisation this new offering will enable Ecclesiastical to offer different scopes of advice to meet different client needs whilst offering a comprehensive range of products from leading brand names.” For further information please contact: Chris Pitt, PR Manager, Ecclesiastical Tel: 01452 334984 Mobile 07730 068821 Email: email@example.com Visit www.ecclesiastical.com Beaufort House, Brunswick Road, Gloucester, GL1 1JZ. ENDS About Ecclesiastical Ecclesiastical is a specialist insurer of charities, schools, the care sector, churches and historic buildings. Founded in 1887 to provide insurance for the Anglican Church, it now offers a wide range of commercial insurances, as well as home, travel and wedding insurance, selling through brokers and direct. Ecclesiastical also provides a range of financial services through IFAs and direct, including an ethically screened investment fund. Ecclesiastical has been providing specialist financial advice to the clergy since 1919. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Leapfrogg in the following categories: Personal Finance, Business & Finance, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.