REGULATION

Our priority is keeping your business compliant.

The regulatory support provided by SimplyBiz is second to none. After all, no-one has more experience in providing directly authorised advisers with the framework and guidance required to run a compliant and successful business.
 

Document Resource - Vision

Built on both the solid principles that have been the foundation of SimplyBiz since we began and on our extensive knowledge and experience of the marketplace, Vision was created to provide advisers with peace of mind. Follow the Vision operating model and you are following the compliance blueprint that sits at the heart of our very business.


Compliance Helpdesk

Unlimited access to our dedicated compliance helpdesk. Each member of this team holds a great deal of knowledge, experience and expertise on the impact of regulation upon financial advisers, and work hard to ensure they are constantly up to date with topical compliance issues.
 

Pensions Technical Helpdesk

Unlimited access to our pensions technical helpdesk. The highly regarded pensions technical team bring a wealth of experience and are always available to handle your queries and provide guidance across all pensions and tax matters.


Compliance Visits

Delivered by one of our team of experienced Field Managers, our field visits range from general practice healthchecks to visits themed to meet the individual needs of a specific business. Our field team work closely with advisers to ensure they are confident in how to address any issues identified and detailed feedback is provided after each visit. 


Events Programme

Spanning over 350 events across the UK, our events programme enables advisers access to a wealth of development opportunities. The vast majority of our events provide structured CPD for your records runs, with our flagship Learning & Development Events delivering a dedicated compliance presentation focussing on regulatory hop topics. Our events provide the perfect platform for Members to share best practice, network and maintain their skills and knowledge.
 

Regulatory Bulletins

We issue a regular compliance bulletins to bring Members up to date with any regulatory issues which might affect them and their firm. Compliance and Technical Times is our main regulation update, Pensions Update covers anything you need to know about pensions and Smarter Business offers tips, guidance and support on how to maximise efficiencies in your business.

Testimonials

"Firstly a great thanks to you and all involved in making this process so painless and efficient...I am most impressed so far and will recommend to any who ask."

Steve Mountford
Staffordshire

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Latest News

Ken Davy: "Dump those bad apples and embrace SM&CR"

August 10, 2017

It only takes a few rotten apples to add some very big numbers to every good adviser’s FSCS bill, so anything that will help us rid our sector of them is to be welcomed.

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Ken Davy: "Taking a weather check on pension freedoms"

August 02, 2017

BBC weatherman Michael Fish famously failed to forecast the hurricane in October 1987, which overnight destroyed 15m trees and turned the town of Sevenoaks into just one oak.

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Ken Davy: Revised managers' regime will uncover 'reckless and criminal' firms

July 28, 2017

The Financial Conduct Authority’s extension of the senior managers’ regime will help weed out “reckless and criminal firms”, financial adviser support firm SimplyBiz Group says.

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Ken Davy: "Good financial advice means more holiday cash"

July 26, 2017

As you prepare for a well-earned summer break, I urge you to reflect upon some detailed research by ILC-UK into the value of financial advice, which has revealed that even those consumers who are just getting by can be more than £40,000 better off if they receive advice.

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