MAS bans Great Eastern Life financial/insurance adviser after forgery conviction, 28 May 2014
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued prohibition orders against a financial and insurance adviser operating in the city state after he was convicted on charges of forgery.
According to a statement from the MAS, the regulatory body has issued “prohibition orders against Teo Choon How (Terence) from carrying on business as an insurance intermediary and providing any financial advisory service” pursuant to the Insurance Act and Financial Advisers Act.
The order prohibits Mr Teo from acting as an insurance intermediary or as a manager in an insurance intermediary as well as from “taking part, directly or indirectly, in the management of, acting as a director of, or becoming a substantial shareholder of a licensed financial adviser or exempt financial adviser in Singapore”. Full story