Implementing Recent SEC Custody Guidance

The Impact on Thousands of Advisory Firms Ways an Adviser May Inadvertently Have Custody Practical Implications Next Steps More Surprise Examinations: Client Communications and Agreements This ComplianceCast will address the complex Custody topic, tackling practical implications of what circumstances now … Read more

Custody in an Evolving Financial World

Custody of Client Funds and Securities The sometimes-tricky determinations of custody. How apps can trigger custody. Third-party wires, forwarding checks and transfers. The risk of failure to comply with the custody rule. Best practices and controls to avoid unwanted custody.

Recap Of The SEC’s Compliance Outreach Program

Recap Of The SEC’s Compliance Outreach Program Miss the SEC’s National Outreach program Seminar held in Washington, DC? No worries! Ascendant brings you up to speed on the topics discussed with this thorough recap ComplianceCast Minute. Hear what the SEC … Read more

Ascendant Compliance Spring Conference Recap – Part 1

Ascendant Compliance Spring Conference Recap – Part 1 Couldn’t make it to sunny, Naples, Florida for Ascendant’s 2013 Spring Compliance Conference? Korrine Kohm and Lisa Caruso give you a brief sampling of the important compliance and risk issues discussed by … Read more