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Important changes to ICAEW Code of Ethics if you work in financial services

ICAEW’s revised code of ethics became applicable from 1 January 2020. Many of the changes were cosmetic and focussed on making the document more accessible. It's been revised with easier navigation, smaller sections, more headings and rewritten with shorter sentences. However, there is one new area - NOCLAR.

Skilling up in financial services

Reskilling is the answer to a blizzard of challenges approaching financial services, according to an influential City report. But which skills are most important to acquire for current and future financial services employees?

Preview of climate change insurance round-table

This is a preview article on climate change risk for insurers that was the result of a round-table held at the ICAEW featuring members from banks, insurance companies and independent experts.

Corporate governance

Important changes to ICAEW Code of Ethics if you work in financial services

ICAEW’s revised code of ethics became applicable from 1 January 2020. Many of the changes were cosmetic and focussed on making the document more accessible. It's been revised with easier navigation, smaller sections, more headings and rewritten with shorter sentences. However, there is one new area - NOCLAR.

Reduce the size of board packs

Following the publication of the Financial Services Faculty’s Information Overload Report earlier this year Hitesh Patel non-executive director at Aviva and chair of the ICAEW Insurance Committee and Zsuzsanna Schiff discuss how board packs can and should be improved

Pre-recorded webinars

Reduce the size of board packs

Following the publication of the Financial Services Faculty’s Information Overload Report earlier this year Hitesh Patel non-executive director at Aviva and chair of the ICAEW Insurance Committee and Zsuzsanna Schiff discuss how board packs can and should be improved

Webinar slides IFRS Update

Covering the latest developments in reporting under IFRSs, this webinar will ensure you stay up to date.

Client Assets Sourcebook (CASS) and Outsourcing

Information for CASS auditors when determining procedures over outsourcing arrangements and how they apply to the CASS rules.

Senior Managers and Certification Regime

The Senior Managers and Certification Regime is a new regulatory framework which aims to improve individual accountability.

Benchmark reform

Alternative reference rates and transition from LIBOR.

The essential guide to fintech

Fintech is changing the way businesses and individuals use financial services. This Tech Essentials guide - the first joint guide from the IT Faculty and the Financial Services Faculty - will demystify what fintech could mean for individuals, businesses and advisers.

Culture and purpose in financial services

Inspiring confidence

ICAEW's Inspiring Confidence campaign explores the issues affecting consumers and financial services providers in a rapidly changing world.

Banks, insurers and investment managers play vitally important roles within society, to encourage economic development and allow individuals and businesses to save, invest, insure and make payments. We must have confidence in them. Responsible providers, responsible consumers, better regulation and better information underpin this confidence.

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Join Insurance membership

Insurance is complex and constantly evolving. Our unique perspective and ability to convene with stakeholders right across the financial services landscape, means we can provide you with industry insights, expert opinion, analysis and independent resources to put you ahead of the curve.