The FCA has announced plans to launch its first wholesale market study into investment and corporate banking to assess whether competition in the sector is working properly. The study will focus on the impact of transparency and bundling on competition for investment and corporate banking services. Terms of reference will be published in Spring 2015. Later in 2015, the FCA will consider undertaking a market study into asset management and related services.

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