I understand that, as part of my work, I will have access to confidential information relating to clients of the firm.
I hereby undertake:
- To take all possible steps to preserve strict confidentiality regarding any such information to which I have access through my work.
- Never to pass any information obtained as part of my work to anyone outside the firm unless:
- I am required to do so by the Financial Conduct Authority or by law.
- I have been directed to do so as above, and the reasons for doing so are clearly understood.
- I believe, on reasonable grounds, that doing so would be in accordance with the Public Interest Disclosure Act.
- I believe, on reasonable grounds, that doing so would be in accordance with my obligations under Anti-Money Laundering rules.
I understand that any breach of the above will result in disciplinary action and may expose me to a suit for damages in a court of law.