On March 24, 2015, the FCA published its business plan for 2015/2016 which indicates upcoming focus areas for the regulator and announces upcoming priorities. Key issues include: (i) conflicts of interest in dark pools; (ii) investor charges in asset management; (iii) the wholesale market study into competition in investment and corporate banking; (iv) poor culture and controls which threaten market integrity; and (v) systems and controls for financial crime.

The FCA business plan is available at: http://www.fca.org.uk/static/documents/corporate/business-plan-2015-16.pdf.