Conquering Current Compliance Challenges
April 10, 2019 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM EST

Real-Life Lessons Learned from Peers Who’ve Had to Implement their BCPs
April 16, 2019 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM EST
 
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Conquering Current Compliance Challenges
Recorded: March 13, 2019 
  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
12/20/2018 | Content area: CPO/CTA
The comment period closed last week for the CFTC’s October proposal directed at CPO/CTA registration (CPO/CTA Watch, Oct. 11, 2018). Some 30 comments ...
12/20/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
With the SEC mired in figuring out whether to clarify fiduciary duty standards, the agency may wish to consider one hiding in plain sight. The CFP Boa...
12/20/2018 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
FINRA has again delivered an early holiday present for the brokerage industry in the form of the SRO’s 2018 Report on Examination Findings. The second...
12/14/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
In recognition that the way the world communicates has changed, OCIE has released its 5th risk alert of the year. It features observations examiners c...
12/13/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
In a not-totally-unexpected move, the SEC is targeting advisers that may have placed clients in higher fee mutual fund share classes yet elected not t...
12/13/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Next year promises to be a monumental one for investment advisers and broker-dealers. The SEC has released its regulatory calendar and it states the C...
12/13/2018 | Content area: Broker-Dealer
Thinking about hiring a FINRA employee? You might want to think again.   The SRO is tightening conflict of interest rules for ex-officers and other fo...
12/13/2018 | Content area: CPO/CTA
If your CPO firm is dually-registered with the CFTC and the SEC, the new “guidance” from the National Futures Association will seem like old hat.   In...
12/13/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
They put a lot of thought into their dastardly plan – and these cyber criminals knew they had to act quickly.   IA Watch agreed not to identify the CC...
12/13/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
OCIE has made no secret of its interest in undisclosed compensation and failures to seek best execution. So the $598,000 in fines assessed against Lan...
12/13/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The Golden State takes pleasure in being the first in the nation at things and this record continues after the state has passed the country’s first la...
12/13/2018 | Content area: CPO/CTA
The Senate is being asked to confirm Heath Tarbert to be the next CFTC chairman after current Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo’s term expires next ye...
12/13/2018 | Content area: CPO/CTA
In an effort “to understand similarities and distinctions between certain virtual currencies, including here Ether and Bitcoin,” the CFTC has issued a...
12/06/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Deborah Lamb sat parked in her car, waiting her turn in line at a drive-through coffee kiosk when it struck. “I thought my car was going to explode,” ...
12/06/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
If a legal action were a prize fight, the advisers would have lost in a knockout. A Kentucky judge has dismissed all claims by a group of major advise...
12/06/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The view of one CCO about the effectiveness of e-mail reviews isn’t an outlier.   “My personal opinion is that routine e-mail reviews are not worth do...
12/06/2018 | Content area: CPO/CTA
Better late than never. Three years after the SEC amended its privacy rules eliminating the requirement to send customers an annual notice if nothing ...
12/06/2018 | Content area: Private Fund
The SEC was crystal clear in its 2018 priorities letter and the pronouncement will likely appear yet again in next year’s iteration: “the proper discl...
12/06/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
It sounds like an exterminator’s dream. A “bug bounty.” But it’s really a way to discover flaws in your software before a cyber bad guy finds them and...
12/06/2018 | Content area: Investment Adviser
You’re going to love our latest innovation at www.regcompliancewatch.com: the ability to save your searches as a Compliance Alert.   This means anytim...
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