Tilney Bestinvest supports Marie Curie Hospice, Glasgow's "Pay for a Day"

26 November 2014
 



Paul Frame visits Marie Curie

The 31 strong Glasgow team at leading private client investment and financial planning group Tilney Bestinvest has begun its fundraising activity for Marie Curie’s ‘Pay for a Day’ initiative. The team aims to raise £7,000 for the charity’s Glasgow hospice; the equivalent cost of a whole day of care*.

The fundraising, which launched this week with a women’s networking event, will also involve the Glasgow team taking on personal and team challenges. All proceeds raised will support the hospice which provides specialist care and familial support for people living with a terminal illness. The sponsored date, Mother’s Day 15th March 2015, has been chosen specifically as a mark of respect to all those who have lost loved ones in the hospice.

Paul Frame, Managing Director and Head of Tilney Bestinvest, Glasgow; also a member of the Marie Curie Hospice Glasgow Development Board said: “Marie Curie is close to the hearts of many of the team at Tilney Bestinvest, and a number of us have received personal support from the charity.

“The Glasgow Hospice’s team is exceptionally professional and supportive in the most challenging of times for patients and their families. It is easy for the public to miss the appreciation of the funds required day to day to keep each individual hospice open. It costs the charity £6,479 to provide 24 hours of care at the Marie Curie Hospice in Glasgow alone. ‘Pay for a Day’ is therefore a really impactful way for us to show it our support, as well as providing an opportunity to give back to the hospice that has given so much to so many of us.”

Tilney Bestinvest’s Just Giving page can be found at: www.justgiving.com/TilneyBestinvest1/

Alternatively, you can text 70070 with the code TLNY66 followed by the donation amount£1, £2, £5 or £10.

More information on Pay for a Day at: www.mariecurie.org.uk/payforadayglasgow

* £6,479 is the cost of paying for a day in the year ending March 2015. This is the amount itcosts Marie Curie to run the hospice after NHS contributions have been taken into account.

 

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About Tilney Bestinvest

Tilney Bestinvest is a leading investment and financial planning firm that builds on aheritage of more than 150 years. We look after more than £9 billion of assets on our clients’ behalf and pride ourselves on offering the very highest levels of professional client service with transparent, competitive pricing across our entire range of solutions.

We offer a range of services for clients whether they would like to have their investments managed by us, require the support of a highly qualified adviser, prefer to make their owninvestment decisions or want to take more than one approach. We also have a nationwideteam of expert financial planners to help clients with all aspects of financial planning, including retirement planning.

We have won numerous awards including UK Wealth Manager of the Year, Low-cost SIPP Provider of the Year and Self-select ISA Provider of the Year 2013, as voted by readers of the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle. We are pleased that our greatest source of new business is personal referrals from existing clients.

Headquartered in Mayfair, London, Tilney Bestinvest employs almost 400 staff across ournetwork of offices, giving us full UK coverage, and we combine our award-winning researchand expertise to provide a personalised service to clients whatever their investment needs.

The Tilney Bestinvest Group of Companies comprises the firms Bestinvest (Brokers) Ltd (Reg. No. 2830297), Tilney Investment Management (Reg. No. 02010520), Bestinvest (Consultants) Ltd (Reg. No. 1550116) and HW Financial Services Ltd (Reg. No. 02030706) all of which are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered office: 6 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair, W1J 5BQ.

For further information, please visit: www.tilneybestinvest.co.uk

About Marie Curie

Marie Curie is the leading charity providing care to people with any terminal illness in their own homes or in one of its nine hospices. The charity is also a leader in research into the best ways of caring for people with a terminal illness. In addition to this the charity designs and advises on end of life services and works to ensure that the best possible care and patient choice is at the heart of commissioning end of life care across the UK. All Marie Curie services are completely free of charge. Around 70% of the charity’s income comes from donations with the balance of funds coming from the NHS.

For more information visit www.mariecurie.org.uk

About Tilney

Tilney is a leading investment and financial planning firm that builds on a heritage of more than 150 years. The Tilney Group operates under the Tilney brand for Investment Management and Financial Planning and Bestinvest for execution-only investing. We look after more than £22 billion of assets on our clients’ behalf and pride ourselves on offering the very highest levels of professional client service with transparent, competitive pricing across our entire range of solutions.

We offer a range of services for clients whether they would like to have their investments managed by us, require the support of a highly qualified adviser, prefer to make their own investment decisions or want to take more than one approach. We also have a nationwide team of expert financial planners to help clients with all aspects of financial planning, including retirement planning.

We have won numerous awards including Best Fund Platform and Best SIPP Provider at the 2017 City of London Wealth Management Awards; Investment Award – Cautious category in the Private Asset Management Awards; and Stockbroker of the Year, Execution-only Stockbroker of the Year and Self-select ISA Provider of the Year 2015, as voted by readers of the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle. We are pleased that our greatest source of new business is personal referrals from existing clients.

Headquartered in Mayfair, London, Tilney Group employs over 1,000 staff across our network of offices, giving us full UK coverage, and we combine our award-winning research and expertise to provide a personalised service to clients whatever their investment needs.