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Searching for: researcher is "huntswood"

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Prospects for offshore outsourcing over hyped
Survey of directors of financial services companies responsible for outsourcing
Huntswood
Nov 2003 United Kingdom Miscellaneous
This research reveals widespread reservations in the retail financial services industry about offshore outsourcing and indicates that its expansion will not to be as great as many predict. The researcher says these results indicate that the senior management of financial institutions find it much easier to accept the general concept of offshore outsourcing than they do the prospect of their own organisation's processes moving offshore.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

22190122   Click here to contact the authors.
 
70% believe education is more important than regulation for reducing misselling
Survey of financial advisers dealing with misselling claims
Huntswood
Nov 2003 United Kingdom Mis-selling - Stakeholder, Mis-selling - Personal Pensions, Mis-selling - FSAVCs
According to this research, 70% of financial services compliance experts believe consumer education is more important than tighter regulation when it comes to reducing misselling. The survey of 134 financial advisers dealing with misselling claims also reveals that 91% believe educating children in the basics of personal finance should be made compulsory in schools.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

391797B1   Click here to contact the authors.
 
UK directors express concern over regulation of financial services outsourcing
Directors' views on outsourcing financial services
Huntswood
Oct 2003 United Kingdom Miscellaneous
According to this research, 75% of directors and senior managers in the UK's financial services industry believe the growth of outsourcing has outpaced the development of the regulatory framework needed to protect financial service consumers. Those pooled say the FSA's failure to bring outsourcing providers under its regulatory framework both weakens consumer protection and puts financial services firms at risk.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

64179646   Click here to contact the authors.
 
FSA Failings?
Views about the Financial Services Authroity from compliance professionals
Huntswood
Dec 2002 United Kingdom Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR)
A year on from the introduction of the single regulatory regime in financial services, this survey indicates the FSA may be failing in its aim of consumer protection and not undertaking regulatory visits sufficiently frequently.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2002 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

7D08504E   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Survey of Compliance Professionals
Survey of Compliance Professionals
Huntswood
Oct 2002 United Kingdom Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR)
In this survey, compliance professionals in the retail financial services sector answered questions on a range of topics from the effects of specific regulatory recommendations to the forecasting of long-term trends within the industry. The pressure to meet compliance cost targets and stay within budget was cited as the most important compliance issue for financial services firms, followed by dealing with the proliferation of recommendations coming from the FSA and the Government.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2002 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

8C066776   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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