View more on these topics

CII appoints new disciplinary committee chair

The Chartered Insurance Institute has appointed Peter Taylor as chairman of its disciplinary committee.

The committee exists to hear complaints lodged against CII members, former members, students and examination candidates.

Taylor will chair committee meetings and disciplinary panel hearings and has a maximum tenure of nine years comprising of three three-year tenures.

CII head of legal and secretariat Rowan Paterson says: “Peter not only brings the obvious benefits of his extensive legal training and experience but also his insight into our disciplinary procedures, as he has already acted as a lay member of our appeal committee.”

Taylor says: “The CII exists to secure and justify the confidence of the public in insurance and financial planning sectors and the disciplinary committee clearly plays an important part in helping the CII meet this objective.”


Adrian Frost: BP must shrink to boost growth prospects

Artemis fund manager Adrian Frost has called for companies like BP to shrink their assets to improve growth prospects. Frost says that even on a 20 year view the share price had not done very well and highlighted the success of some of the asset sales following the disaster. He says: “The premium achieved on […]


FSA delays cap ad requirements by two years

The FSA has deferred the introduction of new capital rules for personal investment firms for two years to allow firms more time to prepare. The rules mean all IFAs will have to hold capital worth at least three months of their annual fixed expenditure, with a minimum of £20,000. Firms were required to hold a […]


FSA publicly censures Birmingham-based IFA

The FSA has publicly censured Exclusive Asset Management Limited for systems and controls failings. The regulator says the firm Birmingham-based firm also showed an inability to demonstrate the suitability of its advice and failing to communicate with clients in a clear, fair and not misleading way. The case is related to that of Gary John […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm