Its first paper will outline the definition of what professionalism means in the post-RDR environment.
CII chief executive Dr Sandy Scott said: "We will lead the debate and hope to develop a single framework of ethics for the sector. This paper sets out some ideas which we hope will meet the approval of our members and act as a basis for practical reform."
Entitled "A Professional Body for Retail Financial Services?" the CII's paper outlines a number of key elements which include: .