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Is your firm ready for certification?

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There are 27 Questions to complete and all are mandatory.

1 : How many staff do you have?
2 : How many branches/offices (including Head Office) do you have?
3 : How many products/services do you offer?
4 : How many countries do you serve?
5 : How many clients do you have per annum?
6 : Is your business regulated?
7 : Is the structure of the organisation, and roles of top leadership, published?
8 : Does the published structure identify accountabilities of staff in risk-facing roles?
9 : Are the responsibilities of top leadership accurately listed?
10 : Does your organisation have a compliance function?
11 : Are discussions about compliance risks raised as a regular topic for senior management?
12 : Does your organisation have strategic compliance objectives?
13 : Has the organisation a published code of conduct that is implemented and enforced?
14 : Are staff asked to undertake a regular cycle of training for compliance?
15 : Does a briefing on compliance form part of induction for new members of staff?
16 : Do staff performance reviews reference compliance objectives?
17 : Does staff remuneration include performance measures based on compliance?
18 : Is the competence of all staff regularly assessed?
19 : Do the policies of the organisation generally include reference to compliance risks?
20 : Do the organisation’s processes and procedures demonstrate management of compliance risks?
21 : Are all the organisation’s processes and procedures documented?
22 : Are compliance records and reports retained in a secure and accessible fashion?
23 : Is there a regular cycle of review for the organisation’s compliance management system as a whole?
24 : Are there comprehensive due diligence processes in place (e.g. for client on-boarding)?
25 : Is there a clear escalation procedure for risk issues?
26 : Is there a defined process for exiting client relationships, which includes detailed criteria?
27 : Does the organisation currently face any sanctions or enforcement action?

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Not all questions are correct. Please review your answers.

Thank you for completing the self-assessment questionnaire.

A member of ICA’s staff will be in touch within the next 48 working hours to explain what the score means for your firm’s progress to certification.

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