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Glossary

RDR
Retail Distribution Review. The FSA's attempt to "establish a resilient, effective and attractive retail investment market that consumers can have confidence in and trust at a time when they need more help and advice than ever with their retirement and investment planning."  It means that commission payments from Providers to Advisers arising from pensions new business is banned from the end of 2012 to be replaced by fee based charging (the "Adviser Charge").
Remote Publishing
A Standard that gives Product Providers a common and standard way to distribute documents to their customers, across all Service Providers/Portals and Software Suppliers. In addition, it can be used for publishing documents on their own internal (intranet) and external (extranet) websites.
Requirements and Principles
A document that is produced during the requirements phase of Standards development, containing the key business needs that are driving the solution and any principles that should be adhered to. This document will also define the scope of the Standards development.