A guide to DipFA

What is DipFA? The Diploma for Financial Advisers (DipFA) is a Level 4 FCA approved qualification that is required to provide professional advice on retail investment(s). It is broken down into two units. Unit one: Financial Services Regulation Ethics (FSRE) which is a 2-hour objective exam comprising 90 multiple-choice questions and 2 case studies with …

What does the budget mean for Financial Services?

After a turbulent 2020, the 2021 Spring Budget was marketed as the Budget that would protect jobs and livelihoods. Indeed, it was anticipated that the Chancellor would extend the COVID-19 business support packages and lay the foundation for future economic prosperity. COVID-19 support packages The Government is extending the CJRS for a further five months …