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  “Brave New World” Save the Date - Compliance Update Workshop  4th December 2019 Start 9.00am registration 9.30 start – 12.30pm Venue: King Street Townhouse, Manchester  The theme of the event is “A Brave New World” The General Insurance Industry is now entering a brave new world. On the 9th December the Senior Managers’ regime will apply […]

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SMCR half day course…

It’s now countdown time to the Senior Managers and Certification Regime – Are you ready? Half day course 1st October in Manchester City Centre Ready or not, the new FCA Senior Managers and Certification Regime comes into force on the 9th December 2019. Viewed as one of the biggest changes to the UK regulatory landscape […]

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Commercial Property Insurance – one day course…

About the course: This is ideal for those who work in commercial insurance and deal with property claims, including Brokers, Underwriters, Claims staff and Loss Adjusters/Assessors. It is great for those who have not had any formal training in this area, or just need to ensure their knowledge is up-to date in this area. It […]

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FCA release Consultation Paper

  We have today published our Consultation Paper ‘Guidance for firms on the fair treatment of vulnerable consumers’ . We are consulting on new draft guidance for firms that sets out the FCA’s view on what firms should be doing, under our Principles for Businesses, to ensure that vulnerable consumers are consistently treated fairly across […]

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FCA warns of Moneysupermarket clone

The aggregator is the latest firm to be targeted by fraudsters. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a warning that price comparison website Moneysupermarket has been cloned. Fraudsters have been attempting to trick customers by pretending to be the aggregator. The regulator warned that scammers may use Moneysupermarket’s real details to fool customers, including the […]

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FCA publishes Annual Report and Accounts 2018/19

  To read the article and see the report please click here….

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FCA warns of UK General clone

  Fraudsters have been trying to trick consumers by using UK General’s name. The FCA has warned that fraudsters are using the details of UK General Insurance Limited. An alert from the regulator cautioned that the Leeds-based provider has been cloned. Scammers have been attempting to conduct authorised business under its name. The FCA warned customers that fraudsters may use the […]

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Client Update Workshop…

  You should have all received your invite by now to our July Compliance Update Workshop. This will take place at 8.30am for a 9.00am start and finish at 12.30pm on the 4th July at The Courthouse, Knutsford. If you haven’t already let Claire know you will be attending, please do so via email claire@createsolutions.co.uk

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Government launches IPT review

  HMRC calls for evidence from the insurance sector, admitting the current IPT model can lead to “unfair tax outcomes in the insurance industry” but current 12% rate will not be examined. To read the full article click here…

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IIM Lunchtime Lecture: Social Media: The effective use of LinkedIn for Business to Business success

  This lecture is designed to highlight the potential for using Linkedin as a B2B tool and will provide insight in how to establish and maintain a professional brand and make the right connections. Additionally it will discuss how to present yourself and how to encourage discussion creating trust and valued relationships. Wednesday 19th June […]

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