Industry Info

Anti Money Laundering

Anti Money Laundering

Anti Money Laundering

Money Laundering Regulations require that any business at risk of being used for money laundering by criminals and terrorists have measures in place to minimise the risk of this happening. Read more...

Ivory

Ban on UK Sales of Ivory

On 3 April the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs confirmed they will be bringing in a ban on UK sales of ivory. Read more...

Paperwork

General Data Protection Regulation

On 25 May 2018 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will replace the existing Data Protection Act 1998, so if you haven't already started putting a plan into place, now is the time. Read more...

Bidding Paddles

CAP Guidance on Guide Prices and Fees

The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) issued guidance providing clarity on how auction houses should present mandatory fees and charges when referring to guide prices. Read more...

Ivory

Common Auctions Conditions

RICS' Common Auctions Conditions for auctions of real estate in England and Wales set a common standard across the industry and has also been adopted by NAVA Propertymark. Read more...

Latest News

GDPR - it's more than just consent

18 April 2018

When it comes to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) it's easy to get hung up on the idea of consent - but there are five other legal bases which organisations can use to process personal data. Read More...

Government announce plans for ivory ban

12 April 2018

On 3 April the Government confirmed that the UK will introduce a ban on ivory sales, as it published its response to a consultation on the matter. They believe tighter controls on trading ivory will go some way to curtailing the demise of the elephants. Read More...

John Pye and Sons investment in staff is paying dividends

10 April 2018

John Pye & Sons Ltd is celebrating its 50th year this year. They say they will be marking the achievement with a number of business development announcements, hosting celebration events and giving back to the communities in which they trade. Read More...

Clive Emson auctions celebrate milestone

02 April 2018

Britain’s largest independent regional land and property auctioneer, Clive Emson Auctioneers, has just celebrated its landmark 200th auction. Read More...