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Thank you for looking at our latest news. However, if you came here from a link in an email, how certain were you that you were following a genuine link and not a scam email? If the email had been a scam, you could have found your...

The FCA are visiting the North West in March and running regional events as well as telephone surgeries so if you are invited to attend, please do so – this is your chance to meet the Regulator and provide them with valuable feedback. It...

Transparency at Renewal – FINAL market guidance The FCA have implemented changes to their handbook with effect from 1st April 2017, to amend how retail (personal lines) policies are handled at renewal. There seems to be wide confusion as to how this...

The CII has created a micro site that provides members with access to some key information and materials about the Act from a variety of sources including videos, guides and briefing notes from trade bodies and various insurance and legal companies. ...

The FCA have now started to remove permission it added to many firms regulatory profiles on 6 April. However, any firms which have not yet asked for this unwanted permission to be removed are advised to do so by email before 6 October 2016 otherwise...

The FCA has issued its Final Guidance (FG16/5) clarifying regulatory expectations of firms when outsourcing to the ‘cloud’ and other third party IT services. This is not, however, substantially different from the guidance consultation issued in GC15/6 in November 2015....

In its thematic Review of Appointed Representatives (TR 16/6), the FCA expressed concern about firms selling travel insurance to customers with pre-existing medical conditions in two stages. This applies when customers make purchases without cover for such conditions at the first stage but are then...

What is the IDD? The Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) will replace the IMD (current FCA handbook) on 23 February 2018. Its key objective is to bring more firms into scope of the FCA rules, such as aggregators. Key Changes to date Removal of introducing The definition of introducers...

The FCA have published their Policy Statement following CP15/41 and provided final rules and guidance as per their email below; Today, we have published our Policy Statement where we report on the main issues arising from Consultation Paper 15/41 and confirm the final rules and non-Handbook...