Advice Matters – Edition 1 – 2021

Welcome to the first edition of Advice Matters for 2021. Click the image below to receive a full 1 hour of structured CPD from FSTP, produced in conjunction with Access group and UK Finance.

Advice Matters is an accredited bi-monthly e-journal. Each edition contains a number of articles written by industry experts, that combine knowledge and skills related topics, with technical and regulatory updates.

Every edition is aligned to the ApEx standards, with a review at the end of each journal to show the learning outcomes and standards covered.

Advice Matters will allow professionals to access 6 hours of structured CPD throughout the year from the comfort of their desk, or on the go using a mobile device. Each edition is also accompanied by associated questions to help test and verify your knowledge.

This latest edition looks at the Financial Services Bill, which is hailed as being the first step towards shaping the regulatory framework for the UK’s financial services sector outside of the EU. The second article looks at Protection Insurance, a highly relevant subject that advisers need to be properly tuned into. Finally we will be taking at look at Operational Resilience and the way in which Covid-19 has highlighted the need for firms to ensure that they have put in place well-defined business resumption and continuity plans.

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AM - Edition 1 -2021

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Philippa Grocott

Business Development Partner