Most investment firms have sparse experience of IT when they set up their business....

Technology is a difficult thing to get right and cyber security is increasingly a major topic of concern for our clients, their investors and the Regulator.

The FCA Principles and the SYSC handbook in particular have important implications on the way that firms implement IT Systems.  This extends from technology and cyber security through to requirements around data retention, business continuity and supplier due diligence.

To provide specific industry experience our customers we have to partnered with IP Sentinel, who have a broad experience in the regulated IT space, to provide a range of services to our clients from start-up support through to

"Cordium was invaluable to us during our FSA application process, ensuring that our paperwork was in order and helping us respond appropriately to questions from the FSA. Their ongoing consultancy services have been responsive both to our ad hoc queries and to our growing compliance expertise."

Director, Multi- billion Dollar Global Real Estate Firm