Tag Archive: IACCP


April 28 – May 1, 2019 - Event

NRS Spring 2019 Compliance Conference

Save the date! NRS Spring 2019 Compliance Conference April 28 – May 1 Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL
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November 29, 2018 - Event

IACCP Exam Study Session (optional)

Course Description: Practice and preparation are two ways to help you improve your IACCP test results. This IACCP examination study session will help accomplish both for you. The instructor-led session will test your knowledge and allow you to become familiar with the types of questions you will encounter when taking the actual exam. Refresh your […]
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November 8, 2018 - Event

Critical Skills for High-Performance Compliance Professionals

While compliance professionals are most adept at understanding what knowledge is needed to execute compliance tasks and responsibilities and foster a culture of ethical compliance, how to execute and implement is more challenging.
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November 7, 2018 - Event

Professional Ethics: Ethical Decision-Making for Compliance Professionals (approved for IACCP Ethics credit)

As compliance professionals, we are used to working within sets of well-defined rules and creating procedures that manage risks.
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November 5 – 8, 2018 - Event

NRS Fall 2018 Compliance Conference

Come to Carlsbad, as the locals call it “The Village by the Sea”, for compliance education and peer interaction. Join NRS at our Fall 2018 Compliance Conference where industry experts will address how investment adviser and broker-dealer firms can successfully navigate the disruptive currents of regulatory change and adapt procedures to compliance programs. attendee comments […]
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October 18, 2018 - Event

Understanding Fiduciary Duties and a Sweep of Certain Anti-Fraud Provisions of the Advisers Act

Course Description: In 1963, the United States Supreme Court held in SEC v. Capital Gains Research Bureau, Inc., that Section 206 of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 imposes a fiduciary duty on investment advisers by operation of law. Section 206 of the Act (generally referred to as the “anti-fraud” provision) makes it unlawful for […]
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October 16, 2018 - Event

Two Persistent Compliance Challenges: Insider Trading and Advisory Contracts

Course Description: The ongoing surge of insider trading investigations and civil and criminal enforcement actions involving Wall Street professionals is a reminder of the importance of an investment adviser having effective policies and procedures to detect and prevent the misuse of material nonpublic information. This mission-critical topic will be a focal point of the course. […]
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October 4, 2018 - Event

Books and Records Requirements for Investment Advisers Books and Records Requirements for Investment Advisers

Course Description: For the average investment adviser, the prospect of managing the administrative and compliance aspects of the daily operations of the firm can be daunting. This pressure is further multiplied by recent regulatory trends and enforcement actions. Given these trends, advisers need to be particularly concerned about the accuracy, quality, and completeness of the […]
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October 2, 2018 - Event

Trading Compliance: Best Execution, Soft Dollars and Directed Brokerage

Course Description: As a fiduciary, an investment adviser has many obligations to the client including developing, implementing and testing policies, procedures and disclosures to ensure proper trading practices. Compliance, legal and trading experts will offer an overview of the trading process and appropriate best practices, and provide “hands-on” compliance solutions for the following mission-critical areas: […]
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September 27, 2018 - Event

Introduction to the Advisers Act: Framework, Registration, Exclusions and Exemptions; Exempt Reporting Advisers; Private Fund Advisers and More

Course Description: Understanding the intricacies and implications of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (Advisers Act) is fundamental to the core responsibilities of any investment adviser compliance professional. A section-by-section review of the Advisers Act brings renewed focus to the root source of each requirement, many of which are likely to be encountered in compliance […]
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