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IFAs! Have your work double-marked for suitability


‘Can help iron out rough edges’ Advisers should have their work checked over to make sure standards remain consistent and high, according to Threesixty Services managing director Phil Young.  Small, independent and directly authorised firms performed slightly less consistently than their larger and restricted counterparts in the regulator’s recent suitability review, but Young argued even […]

Increasing Cost of Compliance And How To Reduce It

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Senior Managers and Certification Regime – Does Everyone Need To Know?

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In Financial Services, It Is True ….. The Walls Have Ears Keep Your Secrets Safe – Don’t Risk Everyone Knowing Your Business.

Is Your Compliance Team Failing To Prepare Senior Management For The Future?

The Financial Conduct Authority will put firms senior managers “through their paces” with the introduction of the Senior Manager’s Regime in 2018, … … and regulatory professionals need to ensure that the board takes its compliance responsibilities seriously“, the owner of “Compliance Consultant“, Lee Werrell has warned. “Although the industry had yet to see the […]

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FCA tells firms to revisit past advice after suitability review

FCA tells firms to revisit past advice after suitability review The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said firms should revisit advice given in the past after it found unacceptable examples of suitability reports as part of a review which involved 700 firms. In April 2016 the FCA started the review when it asked firms for […]

IFA Access Compliance advice on Facebook

Message from the Owner: Hello, my name is Lee Werrell, Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments and a Fellow of the Institute of Sales & Marketing Management. I have also written the “Compliance Managers Guidebook and Reference) found on Amazon and the book “Conduct Risk”.  Anyway, you may or may not […]

Ask Anytime Service for SMEs

“Who Else Wants To Have Compliance Answers – Fast .” Dear Friend, My name is Lee Werrell. You may or may not have heard of me. Either way I think it’s important to know I’ve just created a brand new Service to IFAs and Wealth Managers filled with secrets that will completely change the face […]