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T H March Purples Up Pancreatic cancer

TH March ‘Turn it Purple’ for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

TH March ‘Turn it Purple’ for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

Jewellery trade insurance broker TH March has turned purple in a bid to raise funds for the charity Pancreatic Cancer Action throughout November. The 130-year-old insurance broker will campaign throughout the month to raise funds for the disease which has low funding, limited treatment options and a current UK survival rate of 7%. The charity’s

Government rolls out pension spot checks

During the last few days, inspection teams from The Pensions Regulator (TPR) have visited dozens of businesses in and around Manchester to check that qualifying staff are being given their workplace pension entitlement. T H March warns that although the TPR is a friendly regulator, jewellery businesses which have not complied with its auto-enrollment duties

Independent customer service assessor awards T H March ‘exceptional’ rating

Chartered insurance broker T H March has been awarded an ‘exceptional’ three star rating by independent customer service assessor; Investor in Customers (IIC). Since ICC was founded 10 years ago only 17% of the companies assessed ago have ever managed to gain the three star rating. IIC is an independent assessor, which conducts research and

Benevolent Ball reveals Jewellery & Watch as headline sponsor

The 81st annual British Jewellery & Giftware Federation Benevolent Society Ball will take place on December 1 with Jewellery & Watch as its headline sponsor. The event, which coincides with the National Association of Jewellers’ (NAJ) Member Awards, attracts guests from the jewellery trade, The Giftware Association and other member organisations of the British Allied Trades

INSIGHT: The most common workplace pension misconceptions

T.H. March, chartered financial planner, Steven Clemence, shares the most common workplace pension act misconceptions… Misconception: Contributions are based on full earnings. Steven Clemence: Wrong. There are some criteria an existing scheme can meet, but most employers are auto-enrolling using the qualifying earnings basis. The contributions are a percentage of earnings (for this tax year)

Benevolent Society Ball raises record amount for industry charity

The British Jewellery Giftware & Finishing Federation’s Benevolent Society Ball is said to have raised a record amount of £32,000. The 80th edition of the event took place Thursday December 3 at The St John’s Hotel, Solihull and incorporated the National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) debut Member Awards. The black-tie event attracted guests from the

Voting now open for NAJ Awards 2015

The first ever National Association of Jewellers Awards are now open for online votes. The awards offer all members of the newly-formed NAJ a unique opportunity to gain recognition for the excellence of their products or services throughout 2015. Continental Jewellery are this year’s headline sponsor, with category sponsors including Treasure House Company, Presman Mastermelt,

T. H. March unveils Make Your Mark winner

T. H. March has announced that Charlotte Verity is this year’s winner of the company’s annual Make Your Mark competition. The 33 year old, who has a first class BA (Hons) degree and BDes in Three Dimensional Design from Manchester Metropolitan University (followed by further courses at the Birmingham School of Jewellery and Goldsmiths Company),

T H March launch video to highlight the need for expert valuations

Jewellery insurance experts, T H March, have launched an animated film aimed to explain exactly why expert jewellery valuations are needed when insuring valuable jewellery and watches. The animation can be viewed as a standalone three and a half minute film or as three separate shorter films that focus on specific questions such as: Why

FEATURE: Insurance claims in the post-Hatton Garden raid era

The Hatton Garden heist has shaken the industry; not just for those whose goods were stolen, but for those who have niggling doubts about the quality and cover of their insurance policies too. Experts from T H March, Assetsure and the British Insurance Brokers’ Association offer their insights for concerned jewellers Arrests have been made