AMPS (Association of Member-Directed Pension Schemes) is an association made up of various industry practitioners including SIPP providers, SSAS practitioners, pension lawyers, software developers, banks and investment houses. Their aim is to be the principal body and voice for changes to be discussed for all Government Departments who are involved in the areas of pension planning.
AIPP (Association of International Property Professionals) is a not-for-profit organisation whose aim is to improve the standards of professionalism in the market of a largely unregulated industry. The association was set up to provide the consumer with confidence, and the industry professionals with a united voice.
The EIS Association (EISA) is an independent, not-for-profit organisation, the aim of which is to assist in the flow of capital and resource available to British small to medium-sized enterprises through the Enterprise Investment Scheme – the EIS and its junior cousin the Seed EIS (SEIS).
The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) represents investment trusts, VCTs and other closed-ended investment companies. It provides statistics, data and training for financial advisers on the VCT industry through its website.