FSCA publishes proposed general exemption to FSPs, KIs and reps
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Moonstone Monitor | 11 February 2021
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Proposed exemptions to tackle complications under the Fit and Proper requirements
It was recently identified that some of the reclassification that took place under the Insurance Act inadvertently resulted in certain complications in the context of the Fit and Proper Requirements. As a result, certain FSPs are not authorised to render financial services in respect of the reclassified subcategories of financial products. In addition, the fall short of a number of competence requirements.
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FSCA Guidance to insurers on Contingent Business Interruption Claims
A recent media release sets out the FSCA's current position on certain aspects of Contingent Business Interruption Insurance (CBI) cover as well as its expectations of non-life insurers and policyholders in respect of CBI claims. Financial Advisers have a very important role to play in this space.
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Massive increase in unsecured debt as real income shrinks across all income bands
DebtBusters' latest debt index shows that real incomes have shrunk by up to 20% over the past four years and consumers reliant on unsecured debt were faced with a debt burden when payments recommenced after payment holidays.
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Human touch plays huge role in Financial Services future
Technology will play a massive role in the Financial Services sector over the next ten years, but even in a brave new techno world, it's the human touch that will really matter. Research shows that it will empower financial advisers to do more and deliver a superior service.
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