The FCA has provided information for firms regarding the Brexit implementation period, following the UK’s exit from the EU on 31 January 2020.
Directors – The Importance of Induction
Becoming a director is a major responsibility so it’s important for anyone taking on the position to be prepared for the demands and accountabilities of the role. How can firms prepare an effective induction process for directors?
Basic Online Safety
The online world plays a big part in both our personal and professional lives, but the growth of cybercrime can pose a serious threat. Here are the basics of online safety…
SM&CR – Implementing Lasting Change
It’s been over a month since the arrival of SM&CR. How can firms ensure that SM&CR becomes ‘business as usual’ in 2020, and not something they need to be concerned about?
Firms Need to Update or Confirm Firm Details Annually
The FCA has reminded firms that, from 31 January 2020, they must check, amend or confirm the accuracy of their Firm Details annually via the Connect portal.
Christopher Woolard Appointed Interim Chief Executive of the FCA
The FCA has announced the appointment of Christopher Woolard as Interim Chief Executive, following the departure of Andrew Bailey.
Hiring Neurodiverse Talent in the Workplace
Approximately one in seven people in the UK are neurodivergent, however there is still a lack of understanding and misconceptions surrounding neurodiversity. Here’s why neurodiversity should not be overlooked in the workplace…
Annual Global CEO Survey Shows Record Levels of Pessimism
The 23rd Annual Global CEO survey from PwC was launched yesterday, indicating a record level of pessimism from CEOs around the world. This is in stark contrast to 2018, when there was record level of optimism. What can we learn from this?