Regulatory hosting and FCA application services

Obtaining FCA authorisation is time-consuming and expensive, but there are other options for new or small investment businesses.

If you are establishing a new investment business, we can help with you meet the regulatory requirements that allow your business to carry out regulated activities.


Connected is an FCA-authorised investment firm that can provide regulatory hosting removing the difficult requirement to obtain your own authorization. This is much quicker and less expensive than obtaining authorization yourself.

Hosting under our authorization would mean that we take full regulatory responsibility of your investment activity. This includes:

Need help with your own FCA application?

In the event that you grow so much that it would benefit you to have your own FCA authorisation, we can not only help manage the application process, but also ensure a smooth transition from being a hosted to an authorised entity.

Find out what we can do for you.

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