Simmons & Simmons SMCR Solution

What is The SMCR Solution?

The extended Senior Managers Certification Regime (SMCR) became applicable to insurers as of 10 December 2018 and will apply to FCA solo-regulated firms from 09 December 2019. The Simmons & Simmons SMCR Solution is a unique online product created by our in house experts to provide affected firms with the tools needed to both effect and manage compliance in a user friendly and efficient way.

For more details on the SMCR extension, see our SMCR Extension microsite.

What will it do for me?

The Simmons & Simmons SMCR Solution will provide you with the ability to:

  • assign functions and prescribed responsibilities as well as relevant tasks and actions to individuals across your organisation
  • train your senior manager and certification staff with role-based e-learning training modules designed specifically for insurers and asset managers
  • control and monitor your firm’s compliance using alert and reminder features as well as our custom dashboard and reporting features
  • keep accurate records of your firm’s compliance at an individual and organisation level including storage of evidentiary and other related documentation.

What does it include?

A subscription to the Simmons & Simmons SMCR Solution provides you with all the essential tools you need to achieve and manage compliance across your organisation. This includes access to:

  • Automated workflow and alert functionality
  • Expertly prepared e-learning modules that are role and scenario based
  • Custom dashboards, reports and visualisations
  • Record keeping facilities and more.

The Simmons & Simmons SMCR Solution can also be integrated with most HR and learning management systems. For more information or a demo, please contact

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