Direct Authorisation

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Applying to become directly authorised by the FCA is a complex and time consuming process especially in the Fintech sector; however, using the experience and knowledge of Thistle, we will work with you to ensure your firm implements effective compliance policies and procedures and obtain authorisation.

Thistle has successfully authorised a number of leading FinTech firms including investment management, robo-adviser models, P2P lending platforms & crowdfunding firms with a 100% success rate. Through this success we are considered one of the leading compliance experts within the FinTech sector.

With the rapid evolution the UK has seen in FinTech the FCA have brought an extra range of considerations for Crowdfunding businesses. With the help of Thistle, your FCA application process doesn’t need to be over complicated. By utilising our understanding of the authorisation process you will significantly improve the transparency and clarity of your application, to maximise the likelihood of a prompt and successful outcome.

Thistle can also help to reduce time and costs by providing an incubation service through its wholly owned subsidiary, Resolution Compliance Limited. Click here to find out more about becoming an Appointed Representative.

Feel free to call us for a no obligation assessment of the best approach for your business

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7436 0630

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