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

 
INVESTMENT ADVISER NEWS & GUIDANCE
4/18/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The SEC’s Director of the Division of Investment Management Dalia Blass has signaled that developments on improvements to the proxy advisory process c...
4/16/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
With cybersecurity as hot as a black hole, it’s no surprise that OCIE wants advisers to take a new look at their cybersecurity P&Ps as well as how the...
4/11/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
A glance at a recent OCIE document request letter leaves no doubt of examiners’ interest in advisory fees. This isn’t a state secret given the topic a...
4/11/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Five years after F-Squared imploded over the use of fraudulent marketing data, a second adviser seeks to keep its compliance consultant’s work from th...
4/11/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
It’s a list you don’t want to be on.   “We have a database of thousands of deficiency letters in the IA space,” said Dan Kahl, co-deputy director/chie...
4/11/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The dual registrant that we featured in a story earlier this year that looked at whether a disciplinary event should be considered a material change t...
4/11/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Plaintiffs continue to pile on Fidelity over claims the custodian charges mutual funds for access to its platform in contravention of ERISA rules. Ano...
4/11/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Completing the Commission’s standards of conduct rulemaking remains “a top priority” for SEC Chairman Jay Clayton. In an address April 8 at the annual...
4/04/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
With Form ADV update season over for most advisers, take a look at what the 10 largest firms reported as material changes.   1. Vanguard ($4.8T in AUM...
4/04/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Should your firm do business in Germany, know that the regulator there, BaFIN, is fining U.S.-based advisers that fail to file required disclosures on...
4/04/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Former IA rep Jeremy Drake will be calling a federal prison home for the next 2½ years in a case that suggests compliance needs to closely examine how...
4/04/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The SEC finds itself in a squeeze given its must abide by a 1946 Supreme Court decision defining a security when justices then couldn’t have even imag...
4/04/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
As the long-standing chief operating officer of the SEC-registered M&R Capital Management ($528M in AUM), Richard Diver had his annual compensation pe...
4/03/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Should the Senate approve President’s Trump’s nominee to the SEC, the Commission would return to full strength with five members. The President April ...
3/28/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Last month we reported that the SEC’s latest cybersecurity sweep exam is in full swing (IA Watch, March 14, 2019). Now IA Watch shares with you a copy...
3/28/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The latest twist in OCIE’s ongoing interest in how you’re protecting your firm’s cybersecurity plunges into how deeply you’re scrutinizing your vendor...
3/28/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
If there’s one key takeaway for advisers in the ABA’s new 353-page report on digital assets it’s that – wherever regulators stand on cryptocurrency le...
3/27/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
The Supreme Court March 27 by a 6-2 vote ruled that a key Exchange Act rule permits a defendant to be liable for sending investors misleading e-mails ...
3/21/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
Back in December, we reported that sources were stating that the SEC was pivoting a bit from its focus on 12b-1 fees and share class allocations (see ...
3/21/2019 | Content area: Investment Adviser
It’s hard to get a handle on how many advisers receive 12b-1 fees for placing clients in certain mutual fund share classes. Look to Form ADV data and ...
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