So, I think we can all agree that 2020 was been a different kind of year. We’ve missed everyone at the in-person events and hope to see your smiling faces soon. Until then, here are some of the virtual events we’ve had the pleasure of participating in for 2020 and 2021.
BD Operations Online Summit
May 25-26, 2021
The 2nd Annual XCELLR8 BD Operations Online Summit provides an opportunity for Broker/Dealer executives and managers to conveniently watch presentations from subject matter experts showcasing robust technology solutions built to support the back-office operations of Broker/Dealers. Also hear from industry peers during the BD Executive Panels as they discuss the opportunities and challenges of technology. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about innovations and best practices that may benefit your firm.
FINRA Annual Conference | Gold Sponsor
May 18-20, 2021
FINRA’s premier event — This year we are bringing the conference to you. The 2021 FINRA Annual Conference will be held entirely online. This virtual conference provides the opportunity for practitioners, peers and regulators to exchange ideas on timely compliance and regulatory topics.
Nowhere else will you find this unique combination of the highest-caliber speakers discussing issues that matter most for the financial services industry.
IAdCA Annual Conference
April 22-23, 2021
NETWORK WITH OTHER INSURANCE PROFESSIONALS TO GAIN INSIGHT AND UNDERSTANDING OF INSURANCE ADVERTISING ISSUES.
- Hear directly from the Department of Insurance from specific states on advertising filing procedures, advertising violations, specific state advertising regulations, and what is expected of companies doing business in those states.
- Exchange ideas and concerns about meeting legal, compliance and marketing requirements while preserving the “sizzle” in your marketing material.
- Network with other insurance professionals to gain insight and understanding of insurance advertising issues.
Virtual Investment Adviser Compliance Conference
March 3-5, 2021
Our 2021 conference — which took place virtually over three days in March — offered a content-rich agenda covering a wide range of topics that included the new marketing rule; SEC exams; risk management; Department of Labor rules and guidance impacting investment advisory firms; international developments; ESG investing and implementation; ethics; diversity, equity, and inclusion; and much more.
Virtual Compliance Workshop
December 2 – 3, 2020 | Virtual Event
This year, the IAA’s Compliance Workshops will take place virtually over two half days, December 2-3, 2020. The workshops offer an excellent opportunity to gain practical insights and up-to-date information on challenging legal and regulatory issues affecting SEC-registered investment advisers. SEC Regional staff, attorneys from nationally recognized law firms, CCOs and in-house counsel, compliance consultants, and IAA legal staff will explore current examination priorities and focus on pressing compliance and implementation issues for investment advisers.
National Conference – Gold Sponsor
October 19-21, 2020 | Virtual Event
Network and focus on the practical solutions to empower yourself and your compliance program. From discussing best practices for implementing regulatory changes to exploring the benefits of diversity and inclusion, attendees will receive great insight and practical tools to take back to their firms. Whether hearing from expert panels, engaging in hands-on learning in labs, or sharing with other compliance professionals in forums and talk groups, we’re confident you’ll leave the National Conference more prepared for the future.
RIA Regulatory Priorities & Inspection Deficiencies
October 14, 2020 | Virtual Summit
Join Cathy Vasilev for this informative session teaching IARs about the latest published exam priorities of the SEC and state regulators. In addition, common deficiencies found during exams and how regulators use “sweep” exams to identify emerging compliance issues are also discussed. It is good for 1 hour of CE credit, pending eligibility.
BD Operations Online Summit
September 29 – 30, 2020 | Virtual Summit
This virtual Summit provides an opportunity for attendees to meet and listen in on analysts, solution partners, and leaders from some of the most innovative organizations in the world. Stephen Pope will be speaking about AI and its place in the financial services industry. Watch the replay below:
Making Marketing & Advertising Review Easy
August 5, 2020 | Virtual Summit
Join Stephen Pope, Alan Halfenger, and Gino Ercolino as they provide a refresher on regulatory guidelines, then talk about ways to improve advertising compliance processes, even during a pandemic. Watch the play below:
RIA Operations Online Summit
June 24 – 25, 2020 | Virtual Summit
This virtual Summit provides an opportunity for attendees to meet and listen in on analysts, solution partners, and leaders from some of the most innovative organizations in the world. Stephen Pope will be speaking about Leveraging Technology to Streamline Compliance. Watch the replay below:
2020 Virtual Conference – Virtual Exhibit Booth
May 12-14, 2020 | Washington, DC
FINRA’s premier event—the Annual Conference provides the opportunity for practitioners, peers, and regulators to exchange ideas on today’s most timely compliance and regulatory topics. The conference offers industry professionals a variety of sessions related to current trends in technology, cybersecurity, risk management, and much more
More to come. Stay tuned!