2007 news & press releases

Click on the links below (in purple) for our latest press releases. All documents are PDFs, and open in a new window. All other items detail actual press coverage.

10.12.07 Press Release Resolution chooses Scottish Friendly
05.12.07 Kirkintilloch Herald/Bishopbriggs Herald Scottish Friendly book tour - Georgia Byng's tour of Ayrshire and Dunbartonshire schools
02.12.07 Scotsman.com / Scotland on Sunday 'The facts about company ISAs' - reaction in letter page to Neil Lovatt's comments
December What Investment Essential guide to saving for children (supplement) - SF Child Trust Funds mentioned in table
December What Investment 'The facts about company ISAs' - reaction in letter page to Neil Lovatt's comments
25.11.07 Scotsman.com / Scotland on Sunday 'When it pays not to have a pension' - with comments from Neil Lovatt in favour of ISAs
01.11.07 Telegraph.co.uk 'The great dilemma over saving for retirement' - review of ISAs - with supportive quotes from Neil Lovatt
November What Investment.co.uk UK Select Investment Plan Q&A online forum
02.11.07 Telegraph.co.uk Life assurance options for over 50s - "the Scottish Friendly policy is the winner
01.11.07 Whatinvestment.co.uk UK Select Investment Plan
31.10.07 Press Release Scottish Friendly launches stocks and shares 10 year savings plan
31.10.07 FTAdviser.co.uk UK Select Investment Plan
28.10.07 Sunday Telegraph Review of endowment policies
27.10.07 Telegraph / Telegraph.co.uk Ways to save for retirement
19.10.07 IFAonline.co.uk Scottish Friendly appoints Malcolm Berryman as non-executive director
18.10.07 Press Release Malcolm Berryman joins the Board as Non-Executive Director
October Insider Fiona McBain in Elite 100
October Hi-Tech National Business Awards - mention of Scottish Friendly's success
27.09.07 FTAdviser.com Royal London to promote Scottish Friendly’s savings plan
19.09.07 Evening Times Scottish Friendly triumphs at National Business Awards
19.09.07 Evening Times online Scottish Friendly triumphs at National Business Awards
19.09.07 The Herald Scottish Friendly wins landmark deal with Royal London
18.09.07 FT Adviser.com Scottish Friendly signs direct marketing deal with Royal London
18.09.07 Isles FM Interview with Ross Collins
17.09.07 Scotsman IFAs work together to provide new platform for clients
17.09.07 Press Release Mutual appreciation between Scottish Friendly and Royal London
14.09.07 Press Release Scottish Friendly triumphs in technology
14.09.07 Scotsman Scottish Friendly wins Best use of Technology at NBA
05.09.07 Scotsman Scotland’s top business leader to be decided
05.09.07 Scotsman Scottish Friendly nominated for Orange Best Use of Technology in Business Award
02.09.07 Sunday Times Best places for child trust fund
Aug/Sep SouthUist.com Ross Collins’ tour of Western Isles with Scottish Book Trust
24.08.07 Press Release Award winning children's illustrator heads for the Western Isles
15.08.07 Press Release Vote of confidence for Scottish Friendly and Scottish Legal merger
07.08.07 Press Release New 5 Star Rating for Scottish Friendly
21.07.07 The Herald Why even bother with a pension - quote from Neil Lovatt
29.06.07 The Drum Calum Bennie - Creative Review
23.06.07 Scotsman "Time for an MOT of your with-profits?" Scottish Friendly mention
23.06.07 Scotsman.com "Time for an MOT of your with-profits?" Scottish Friendly mention
23.06.07 Scotsman "With interest rates rising, be sure you shop around for your child's future" CTF - quote from Neil Lovatt
12.06.07 Scotsman.com "With interest rates rising, be sure you shop around for your child's future" CTF - quote from Neil Lovatt
30.05.07 Kilmarnock Standard SBT Barbara Mitchelhill tour
30.05.07 Ayrshire.co.uk SBT Barbara Mitchelhill tour
29.05.07 Press Release Acclaimed children's author to visit East Ayrshire schools
12.05.07 Scotsman Friendly tax-free savings duo
08.05.07 Press Release New author touring programme announced
05.05.07 Scotsman.com How to take a little risk out of your investments
05.05.07 Financial Times Think long-term for their future benefit
05.05.07 Scotsman How to take a little risk out of your investment
04.05.07 FT.com Think long-term for their future benefit
02.05.07 What Investment Online Friendly offers more tax-free savings
01.05.07 Press Release Scottish Friendly takes on the tax man
01.05.07 What Investment Pensions: A very long-term gift
27.04.07 FT Adviser.com Scot Friendly buoyant after it reports £8m rise in new business
27.04.07 FT Adviser.com Record results for Scottish Friendly
26.04.07 Scotsman Business Briefing Scottish Friendly boosted
26.04.07 The Scotsman Scot Friendly assets top £600m (AGM)
26.04.07 The Herald Strong show from Scottish Friendly (AGM release)
26.04.07 The Press & Journal Asset record (AGM release)
25.04.07 Press Release Funds Surge For Scottish Friendly
11.04.07 Scottish Daily Mail Put your trust in a Baby Fund - Scottish Friendly fund tops table of stakeholder
07.04.07 The Herald Child Trust Funds - second anniversary - quote from Neil Lovatt
07.04.07 The Scotsman Child Trust Fund proves as tricky as any two-year-old
07.04.07 The Scotsman Child Trust Fund - Neil Lovatt quotes used
01.04.07 Moneywise Magazine Child Trust Fund - Scottish Friendly quoted and case study used
31.03.07 Daily Telegraph Child Trust Fund focus - highlights Scottish Friendly's 40% growth with its balanced managed portfolio
30.03.07 The Herald Scottish Friendly raises bonus rates
29.03.07 Press Release Scottish Friendly increases with-profits bonuses
25.03.07 Scotland on Sunday Fiona McBain wins IOD Scotland Female Director award
22.03.07 Financial Adviser Scottish Friendly director scoops award as mutual gears for growth
19.03.07 Dundee Evening Telegraph SBT Melvin Burgess tour
16.03.07 Press Release Scottish Friendly Chief Executive wins major award
16.03.07 The Scotsman Fiona McBain wins IOD Scotland Female Director award
16.03.07 The Herald Fiona McBain wins IOD Scotland Female Director award
16.03.07 Edinburgh Evening News Fiona McBain wins IOD Scotland Female Director award
15.03.07 Press Release Famed author Melvin Burgess signs up to Scottish Friendly tour programme
03.03.07 The Scotsman Give your child an early boost
24.02.07 The Scotsman Tax-free savings for the 8m children too old for a CTF
15.02.07 Ellon Times "Words on Wheels" author visits Ellon Academy to promote reading
14.02.07 Banffshire Journal.co.uk Author signs in to spread the word (SBT Julie Bertagna)
07.02.07 This is North Scotland Author's quest to encourage young readers
07.02.07 Press & Journal Author's quest to encourage young readers
07.02.07 Fraserburgh Herald SBT Julie Bertagna coverage
02.02.07 Press Release Julie Bertagna to visit Aberdeenshire schools
02.02.07 Deeside Piper & Herald Top writer hopes to encourage kids
20.01.07 Financial Times Laggard parents may have missed investment boat
19.01.07 The Press and Journal Mutual benefits for Scottish Friendly policyholders
19.01.07 FT.com Laggard parents may have missed investment boat
17.01.07 The Scotsman How much numbers stack up (TESPs)
13.01.07 The Herald What happened to my £3335?
13.01.07 The Scotsman Child Trust Fund is not the only way to reach adulthood in sound financial health
09.01.07 The Scotsman Sales surge and business partnership strategy boost Scottish Friendly
09.01.07 The Herald Scottish Friendly's new business income up 27%
09.01.07 Scotsman.com Sales surge and business partnership strategy boost Scottish Friendly
09.01.07 This is North Scotland Mutual benefits for Scottish Friendly Policyholders
09.01.07 The Herald online Scottish Friendly's business income up. Income increase
08.01.07 Press Release £7.9 Million Business Boost for Scottish Friendly Group
07.01.07 Sunday Telegraph The friendly societies that are kind to investors
07.01.07 Scotland on Sunday Struggling friendly societies need a little help to get by

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