InvestorCOM Recognized as a Top Employer for 2022

InvestorCOM is named a Top Regional Employer in the Hamilton-Niagara Region for the fifth year in a row Brantford, ON, January 11, 2022 – InvestorCOM, a leading regulatory software provider to the wealth management industry, today announced the company has been named one of Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers for 2022. This marks InvestorCOM’s fifth year winning […]

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Reg BI and PTE 2020-02 Compliance Priorities

Date: January 20 2022, 1 pm ET 2022 will likely bring an abundance of compliance priorities for wealth firms and financial professionals. Much has been reported about the limited adoption of Reg BI, specifically as it pertains to the Care Obligation and the requirement to assess reasonably available alternatives. Moreover, the DOL’s PTE 2020-02 and […]

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PTE 2020-02: The Case for Deploying Compliance Technology

The Department of Labor’s (DOL) deadline to meet the Prohibited Transaction Exemption (PTE) 2020‑02 requirements is quickly approaching. In response to industry feedback, the DOL stated in October that the department “will not pursue prohibited transaction claims against investment advice fiduciaries who are working diligently, and in good faith, to comply with the Impartial Conduct Standards” for […]

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Implementing KYP: Client Conversations and Firm Preparedness

Throughout the CFR journey, InvestorCOM has met with regulators, wealth leaders and many compliance experts around the principles-based elements of the reforms. We are proud to have helped dozens of firms meet their KYP requirements with confidence. Reflecting on the approach firms are taking towards implementing a solution for the CFRs, we can group firms […]

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Advisors Require Tech as Pre-trade Obligations Grow

Firms that deliver on digital documentation and disclosure will reduce audit risk The wealth industry has faced an unprecedented wave of new regulations over the last decade, and 2022 may be the most challenging regulatory year yet for firms. In Canada, the client-focused reforms (CFRs) will be in effect in the new year. In the U.S. regulation […]

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Wealth Firms Use InvestorCOM to Meet KYP Requirements for the Client Focused Reforms

Firms use InvestorCOM’s compliance platform to satisfy KYP requirements: assess and monitor product shelf for material change and compare and document reasonable product alternatives. Toronto, ON, November 23, 2021 – InvestorCOM, a leading regulatory software provider to the wealth management industry, today announced that several Canadian investment dealers, with close to $1 Trillion of assets […]

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Reg BI’s Care Obligation Under Scrutiny by SEC

On March 3, 2021, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Division of Examinations announced its examination priorities including a greater focus on Regulation Best Interest (Reg BI). Reports from October 2021 suggest the SEC is making good on its promise by sending a large number of broker-dealers Reg BI exam deficiency letters. Reg BI […]

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InvestorCOM Recognized as Best Wealth Management Regulatory Solution for the Client Focused Reforms

Canadian RegTech Award recognizes InvestorCOM’s significant achievement and innovation in the advancement of regulatory technology. Toronto, ON, November 16, 2021 – InvestorCOM, a leading regulatory software provider to the wealth management industry, today announced that its compliance platform for meeting the Know Your Product (KYP) requirements of the Client Focused Reforms (CFRs) has been recognized […]

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A Manual Compliance Process is Not Enough: Fiduciary Rule 3.0 and PTE 2020-02

The window for firms to meet compliance for PTE 2020-02 is getting shorter. In October 2021, the DOL stated that all proper processes need to be in place by January 31, 2022 and documentation and disclosure by June 30, 2022. InvestorCOM hosted a roundtable event “Preparing for PTE 2020-02” which facilitated a collaborative discussion with […]

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National Society of Compliance Professionals (NSCP) National Conference

InvestorCOM will be exhibiting at the NSCP National Conference, on November 8-10, 2021. Drop by Booth 39 to meet us and to learn how we can help your firm and financial professions meet their regulatory requirements for Reg BI and the DOL’s PTE 2020-02. Alternatively, schedule a time to meet with Travis Champion, VP of […]

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