“Welch Hornsby, Inc. initially partnered with Focus 1 for a mock SEC examination. The engagement proved invaluable in strengthening the Firm’s compliance program. This initial experience led Welch Hornsby to continue its partnership with Toby and the Focus 1 compliance team. To date, Focus 1’s accessibility, expertise and proactive guidance have played a key role in further developing the Firm’s compliance program.
Perhaps most importantly, they have become a trusted compliance partner, helping us navigate the ever-changing regulatory environment.”
Ginger B. Glenn, IACCP®
Chief Compliance Officer
First, an update on the proposed Standards of Conduct for Broker-Dealers and Investment Advisers. Several thousand comments were received by the announced end of the comment period, and the SEC’s website is reflecting comments received after the comment period closed. … Read More ›
On July 11, 2018, the SEC’s Office of Compliance and Examinations (“OCIE”) issued the third Risk Alert for the 2018 fiscal year, “Compliance Issues Related to Best Execution by Investment Advisers,” following “Overview of the Most Frequent Advisory Fee and … Read More ›