Conquering Current Compliance Challenges
June 12, 2019 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM EST
 
RECORDED WEBINARS

Conquering Current Compliance Challenges
Recorded: May 15, 2019 
 
Includes: Best Practices, Key Regulatory Issues and Compliance Tips
 
Includes: 23 Best Practices, 5 Peer-tested tools and 15 No Action Letters

Cybersecurity Strategies to Ensure SEC Compliance, 2nd Edition
Includes: 24 Best Practices, 16 Tools, 4 Risk Alerts and IM Guidance

 
LATEST NEWS & GUIDANCE
5/16/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Similar to about 40% of advisers, the firm indicated on its Form ADV, Part 1 that it has custody. But when OCIE examiners showed up for the first time...
5/16/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Retail investors likely would never think to ask to read an adviser’s deficiency letter from the firm’s most recent OCIE exam. But institutional inves...
5/16/2019 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
In new guidance released May 6, FINRA is offering nearly 100 anti-money laundering “red flags” that broker-dealers should be watching for. Way back in...
5/16/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
A federal appeals court May 13 dismissed an appeal by adviser Louis Navellier in an attempt to have his compliance consultant’s records deemed to be p...
5/16/2019 | Content area: CPO/CTA
There are only 16 CFTC registered derivatives clearing organizations but they just got a kiss from their regulator.   The Commission is proposing simp...
5/16/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
When a client asked Michael Giokas if he could record their phone conversation, the owner/CCO of Giokas Wealth Advisors in Clarence, N.Y., had no idea...
5/16/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Wade through an academic’s mumbo jumbo and new research leans toward saying investors sold annuities benefited when broker-dealers faced a fiduciary d...
5/15/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Even though SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce supported “many” of the share class allocation settlements announced by the Commission’s Enforcement Divisi...
5/10/2019 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
Nearly a decade after the Dodd-Frank law took effect, SEC commissioners have proposed revisions to how it regulates the law’s provisions related to th...
5/09/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
If you’re having difficulty making the case for sufficient resources for your firm’s compliance program, you may want to consider laying the latest sp...
5/09/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
When you and your staff calm down after an event that triggered the launching of your business continuity plan, know that the cyber bad guys could be ...
5/09/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Nothing like calling out a real-world example in an attempt to persuade SEC commissioners that a proposal needs to be revised.   More than one adviser...
5/09/2019 | Content area: CPO/CTA
Think of it as a book you hope you never need to read. The CFTC’s Division of Enforcement has put out its 59-page enforcement manual. It offers everyt...
5/09/2019 | Content area: Private Fund
Many CFOs at private equity fund advisers also serve as CCOs. It’s important that someone wearing both hats also receive quality supervision as well. ...
5/09/2019 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
Thousands of AXA Advisors retirement plan participants believed they were investing in certain bond funds that were “investment-grade.” Turns out a su...
5/09/2019 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
For two straight years, FINRA has flagged anti-money laundering among its most concerning exam findings (BD Watch, Dec. 20, 2018). But there’s plenty ...
5/09/2019 | Content area: CPO/CTA
The NFA is reminding you that it has incorporated swaps and counterparties into seven existing compliance rules. The changes take effect July 1.   The...
5/02/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Five years on and more than $700,000 in, Mark Robare isn’t sorry he fought the SEC over charges of negligent Form ADV disclosures following the mixed ...
5/02/2019 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
The frequency of broker-dealers being victimized by imposter websites created to commit financial fraud appears to be rising. The alarming trend—where...
5/02/2019 | Content area: CPO/CTA
The recent NFA exam of a CPO adviser in the south went swimmingly, according to the firm’s CCO. One reason may be because the firm doesn’t have an ext...
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