At the end of this unit, candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of: the supervisors role in a regulated organisation; recruitment, training, attaining competence, maintaining competence and supervising competence; management information and performance standards; Financial Services Authority rules and guidelines in respect of competence and supervision; the legal and regulatory aspects of employment and supervision.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the UK regulation environment in the financial services industry, mortgage products, repayment options and the giving of mortgage advice.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the financial services industry, including regulation, legislation and the Code of Ethics.
To achieve DipPFS individuals must achieve 140 credits. At least 80 credits must be at Diploma or AFPC level.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the UK regulation environment in the financial services industry, long term care insurance products and the giving of long term care insurance advice.
At the end of this unit, candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of: the basic structure of the tax system and self-assessment; the main taxes on income and capital that may be charged on individuals, the self-assessment system and how tax liabilities are computed; impact of residence and domicile on an individuals liability to UK tax.
At the end of this unit, candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of: how the economic environment and individual company performance affects investment performance and investment decision making; how risk is measured and managed; the main principles governing how to construct an investment portfolio; the range of investment management services, how their performance is evaluated and their regulatory environment.
This qualification helps advisers develop and demonstrate their financial planning capabilities.
VSL Wealth management offers financial planning services that delivers a trusted and professional service to all their clients. We offer a full no obligations financial review that is completely confidential. We provide advice on savings/investments, pensions/retirement planning, protection planning for you and your loved one plans, such as life insurance, critical illness and income protection, Inheritance and tax planning. As well as this often client will have needs for business and personal planning reasons and again VSL Wealth Management will ensure that you can get the right advice bespoke to you.
VSL Wealth Management provides full independent advice to all clients in all areas of financial planning. They provide a tailored service that advisers and clients are able to rely on, while giving access to the right tool for a truly exceptional service.
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