02 September 2019
By the 9th December 2019 all solo-regulated firms will have to be compliant with the FCA’s new Senior Manager & Certification Regime (SMCR) and with the SMCR stocktake report published by the FCA last month (FCA SMCR Stocktake Report) it’s clear that conduct, culture and accountability are still firmly in the spotlight.
01 July 2019
New data obtained by RSM under a freedom of information request has revealed that financial services firms reported 819 cyber incidents to the Financial Conduct Authority in 2018, a huge rise on the 69 incidents reported in 2017.
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01 November 2018
As with the other three principles, the PRA gives sound, common sense guidance overall but leaves a lot of practical matters untouched and questions unanswered.
25 September 2018
Have you got a robust model development and implementation process and can you demonstrate it to the regulator?
12 September 2018
Historically, whistleblowing and policies around it has been more embedded in financial services than other industries, with FCA requirements around an 'effective risk management system' outlining policies and procedures around whistleblowing and the whistleblower themselves. But are firms adhering to the FCA handbook to pay lip service, or are incidents being taken seriously?
Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed Paul Jennings as a financial services risk assurance partner in its London office.