Webinar Recording Available: GDPR – Are You Protecting Your Clients’ Data?

On April 10, 2018 Oyster Consulting hosted a webinar discussing the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), designed to protect the rights and data of European Union citizens, that takes effect May 25, 2018.  This regulation is applicable, regardless of who holds the data or where that data is being held. Topics discussed included: The GDPR and… READ MORE

GDPR: Impacts on American Firms without EU Clients

Confirmation that your firm does not hold any EU resident’s (“data subjects”) data is the first step in complying with the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), effective May 25, 2018.  There will still be some decisions and changes awaiting you.  Firms without any EU residents’ data will be impacted in three main ways: deciding if the… READ MORE

Register Today for Oyster’s DOL Risk Assessment Webinar

  On April 6, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released its final regulation (DOL Rule) defining the circumstances under which a financial professional will be deemed to be a fiduciary.  Among the critical initial steps that firms should be taking are an assessment of the potential impact of the rule and a gap… READ MORE

Former Director of Rubicon International Joins Oyster Consulting as Relationship Manager

Financial services consulting firm adds relationship manager to assist with growth Oyster Consulting announced today that it has hired Gena Spitzer, former Director and Team Leader of Rubicon International. The move expands the consulting firm’s client services, as Oyster continues it’s ascent as a regulatory and compliance leader. Spitzer is the former Director and Team… READ MORE