By October 28, 2016Uncategorized

Financial services sector Additional protections have been introduced for whistle blowers in the Financial Services Sector.  These rules have been launched (effective from 7th September 2016) to encourage more ethical behaviour as a response to the 2008 financial crisis and include a requirement for “Whistleblowing Champions” to be appointed who are to be regulated and have responsibilities to produce annual reports on whistleblowing as well as to update contracts and training to outline improvements to their processes surrounding whistleblowing.