Senior staff will soon face potentially unlimited fines if they fail to meet conduct standards under incoming rules that have already enabled the FCA to "bare its teeth" in efforts to transform the culture of the markets it regulates.
The Senior Managers & Certification Regime (SM&CR) will apply to the wider financial services sector from 9 December 2019, placing upon it new administrative, regulatory and conduct requirements that banks...
Maximum 30% of redress
Third Covid-19 resilience survey sent to advisers
Rise in clone scams
Managers plea for clarity over passporting rights
Third highest monthly figure since 1993
'Cannot normalise this level of loss'
There is no shortage of IFA firms looking to sell up, writes Daniel Baade. However, the big question is how to finance the acquisition of IFA or wealth management firms...
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