Firms trying to expand into new business areas are having to wait 85% longer for Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) authorisation than two years ago.
By the end of last year the wait time has risen to almost five months, up from 10 weeks at the start of 2013. The figures were compiled by law firm RPC, and have been confirmed by the FCA. RPC said...
More than 4,500 retail investors affected
Ahead of December deadline
Advisers should reconsider process
In preparation for December deadline
After failing to turn up to hearing twice
Following M&G suspension
No change in the 'near term'
UK goes to the polls on 12 December
Over the course of this week Professional Adviser has revealed the majority of the shortlists for our 2020 PA Awards, the winners of which will be announced at a black-tie dinner in February.
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