The FCA has published Handbook Notice 22, which sets out changes made to the FCA Handbook under its legislative powers on 4 June 2015.
The relevant instruments include:
- Insurance: Conduct of Business Sourcebook (Guaranteed Asset Protection Contracts) Instrument 2015 – this instrument makes changes intended to improve customer decision-making when purchasing GAP insurance and promote effective competition in the market. It comes into force on 1 September 2015.
- Supervision Manual (Remuneration Reporting No 3) Instrument 2015 – this instrument improves process to make collection of integrated data more efficient and accessible for firms and the FCA. It will come into force on 30 June 2015.
- Mortgage Credit Directive (Consumer Buy-to-Let) Instrument 2015 – this instrument implements the legislative regulatory regime for consumer buy-to-let mortgages. It comes into force on 21 March 2016.
The Handbook Notice can be read in full here.