KUALA LUMPUR – The Securities Commission (SC) is alerting the public of firms and
individuals who are promoting financial planning services without being licensed by
It is essential that investors are advised by licenced professionals who are
able to provide an unbiased plan that serves the best interest of their clients,
said SC in a statement today.
“Such firms and individuals may present their qualifications, awards won or
membership in certain associations as credentials.
“However, only financial planning companies and their representatives who
are licenced by the SC are permitted to carry the title “financial planner” and
offer financial planning services,” added SC.