Overview As firms prepare their annual ADV updates or review their compliance programs, one area […]
The strategic partnership between Four Points and Compliance Risk Concepts serves as a success model for Independent Broker-Dealers and Investment Advisers challenged by the current regulatory and economic environment.
Mitch Avnet confirmed as speaker for Thomson Reuter's Compliance and Risk Summit at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.
Mitch Avnet had the honor of moderating this year's RCA panel on recent FINRA and SEC exam trends. This is RegEd's 3rd year of hosting the spectacular event, that brings over 100 compliance professionals, industry experts, regulators and industry consultants together under one roof.
In light of the critical role information technology (IT) plays in the securities industry, the increasing threat to firms' IT systems from a variety of sources, and the potential harm to investors, firms, and the financial system as a whole that these threats pose FINRA is now conducting an assessment of firms' approaches to managing cyber-security threats.The four broad goals that you need to know about FINRA's Cyber Security assessment...
On January 9th, the SEC published it's National Examination Priorities for 2014. On the top of their list - Fraud Detection and Prevention, Corporate Governance, Conflicts of Interest, Enterprise Risk Management, Technology and issues specific to Dual Registrants.
The recent action taken by the SEC against three Investment Advisers should serve as a “wake up call” for the IA sector. IAs should utilize the recent sanctions as a “road map” / “checklist” for their own internal controls.
Four Points Capital Partners Llc Announces Partnership With CRC, to create and shape its Compliance Culture in the early stages of its evolution.
CRC Service Spotlight: 3012 / 3130 Testing and Certification Annually, FINRA member broker-dealers are required […]