How to maximise the return of mergers and acquisitions
Training, that’s a doddle, just give them a text book...
I have no issue with any individual who wishes to better themselves and take a path of formal study, but it should be relevant to their day to day activities and provide a direct benefit to them and you as the employer (after all, you may well be paying for it), rather than ticking any sort of box.
Solutions for a Changing World
Making Connections at the BIBA 2017 Conference
RWA and The Aviva Development Zone will be at the BIBA Conference in Manchester on the 10th and 11th May 2017. Come and find us on Stand C64 and join our silver anniversary celebrations.
Creating the right workplace culture
Culture and conduct reflect the underlying values and mind set of a firm, and as such, have a great influence on the behaviour of individuals within the firm. An effective culture is one that supports a business model, behaviours, and practices, that have fair treatment of consumers at their core. But it is senior managers who are ultimately responsible and accountable for the decisions that they not only make, but also oversee.
My Biking Passion and an Uncanny Parallel
I am Bruce Fayle, a passionate, almost obsessive motorcyclist. I head up RWA’s Risk and Conduct unit (both ‘admissions’ are not meant to sound like the opening statement in separate group therapy sessions)...
The FCA & Cyber Security
It is apparent that firms are coming under increasing attack; where firms have reported issues to the FCA, there is a year on year increase. As an example, in 2014 there were, according to FCA statistics, 5 reports and so far, in 2016, 75!
Become a Champion in Employee Development
‘T&C’ - formally known as training and competence - is not a new idea. The General Insurance Standard’s Council launched their own rules and elements of these can still be seen today under the current FCA T&C rules.
There are some who wish to be popular and are afraid to be controversial or even honest about the possible results of The Insurance Act.
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