The Ides of March: Date set for new financial advice regime
The Ides of March is upon us! Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has set the start date of the new financial advice regime to 15 March 2021 and has new disclosure requirements aimed at increasing transparency.
The date of 15 March carries a doomsday connotation, ever since Shakespeare penned the phrase, “Beware the ides of March,” in his classic play Julius Caesar.
While we needn’t fear this date, in the spirit of the “Ides of March,” let's look at some common disclosure and transparency pitfalls that can doom your efforts.