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POPIA regulations – Don’t be left in the dark

My business processes and stores a large amount of client data. Does the POPI Act apply to me? What personal information does it relate to? With POPIA compliance crucial this year, South African organisations need to be educating themselves and their staff on the provisions of the POPI Act, the regulations and how it will […]

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Class of Business Training – What if you do not comply on 15 December?

As a result of the impact of COVID-19 on the financial services industry, several relaxations to regulatory and filing deadlines considering the challenges that regulated entities may face in these trying times, were announced. In March this year, the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) released FSCA communication 9 of 2020, granting several extensions to fit […]

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Conduct Standard for Pension Fund Board members – Minimum skills and training requirements spelt out

After a comprehensive public consultation process and submission to Parliament, as required in terms of section 103 of the Financial Sector Regulation Act, 2017 (FSR Act), the FSCA has published the Conduct Standard for Minimum Skills and Training Requirements for Board Members of Pension Funds. Summary of the conduct standard ● The Conduct Standard is […]

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The Trust Dilemma – Earn CPD hours when you attend the facilitated training session

In the absence of trust, no relationship can be sustained. Trust, therefore, forms the basis of any relationship. MBSE has developed a course to equip delegates with all the necessary tools and skills to establish, develop and maintain levels of trust in their relationships. The course is presented by Stefan Lessing, Executive Director at Tru-Heart […]

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Class of Business – make it part of your training schedule

With the Class of Business requirements that commenced on 1 August 2018 it is important to note that CoB can also be added to your training schedule if you: Wish to remain up to date with class of business product information, in order to maintain your on-going competence in terms of the fit-and-proper requirements. Wish to obtain […]

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Long-term Insurance Class of business Training

In terms of Board Notice 194 of 2017, class of business (CoB) training forms a compulsory part of the competence requirements for FSPs, Key Individuals and Representatives. Moonstone Business School of Excellence (MBSE) is a duly accredited institution and will provide training in all nine CoB modules stipulated in the Act. What will the Long-term […]

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Add Class of Business to your 2018 training calendar

Why is Class of Business an important 2018 training option for everyone and not only for learners who need to comply with the fit and proper requirements for financial services providers? Also add COB training to your training schedule if you: Wish to remain up to date with class of business product information, in order […]

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Class of Business Training Now Available

Registration for Class of Business training by Moonstone Business School of Excellence (MBSE) is now Open What and When? The Act stipulates that a FSP and representative must complete the class of business (CoB) training relevant to those financial products for which they are authorised prior to rendering any financial service in respect of such […]

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POPI Awareness Training

Moonstone Business School of Excellence (MBSE), in collaboration with Compliance Online, now offer a nine-module online training course for businesses that will be required to comply with the requirements of the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI). Content Module 1 provides an overview of the rationale for, and aims of, the Protection of Personal Information […]

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