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Failing to be honest may be costly. The judgement in a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal, shows that the credibility of evidence offered by a claimant, witness or respondent in legal proceedings may be considered in fitness and propriety assessments.

Research has indicated that there has been a sharp increase in UK firms reporting cyber attacks in 2019, with many businesses “incorrectly” assuming that they are not at risk. Is your firm prepared to deal with the threat of cyber-crime?

The FCA has published Decision Notices against three firms and five individuals for acting without integrity.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has been found to be in ‘significant breach’ of data protection law by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and must now delete some five million voice recordings.

By adopting the right attitude towards CPD, you will be well placed to maintain competence and develop in your role. Design and Content Assistant, Jessica Capper, reflects on how recording CPD has benefited her and helped her progress in the first six months of her role at RWA.

The RWA team will be attending the BIBA 2019 conference in Manchester on 15 and 16 May. Please get in touch if you'd like to meet with us. We hope to see you there!

A key element of the upcoming SM&CR is for firms to be able to show who is responsible for what within the organisation. With the right organisational structure in place, it will be easier to prepare for this regulatory requirement.

Is your induction process well-planned – or do you leave new recruits to their own devices? Amy Foster explains why having a robust induction process is so important for both employers and employees.

Demographic change refers to the changing nature of the UK population and the differing financial needs of various groups in society. Those working in financial services should be aware of this when assessing customer needs.  

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