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FSA launches online help for advisers

The Financial Services Authority has launched separate web tools for mortgage brokers and advisers to help them comply with disclosure rules.

The FSA says the system, called ‘Build your own disclosure documents’, will help provide advisers with a template based on their circumstances for their initial disclosure documents.

This new tool is in addition to the other tools the FSA offers including web pages, fact sheets, roadshows, surgeries, and workshops.

The roadshows give firms a view of topical issues and findings from FSA research and attendees can raise questions with FSA staff before, during and after the event. Surgeries are one-to-one appointments with a member of FSA staff at which firms can raise whatever issues they need help with and the regulator also offers a range of workshops

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