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This week at the UK regulators - 29 September 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 29 2014

This week the FCA imposed a fine on Barclays Bank Plc of £37.7 million for failing properly to protect clients' custody assets, and the SEC awarded

This week at the UK regulators - 2 September 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • India, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 2 2014

In two separate well publicised cases, the FCA last week imposed financial penalties of over £20 million in respect of mortgage advice and

Corporate update: impact of the Financial Services Act 2012

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 20 2013

From 1 April 2013 a new financial regulation framework will be operative in the UK. The Financial Services Authority (FSA) is being replaced by the

The FCA 6 months on and the inexorable rise of the Thematic Review

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 30 2013

The FCA celebrated its first six months as a regulator on 1st October 2013 a suitable time to review some of the key emerging themes. One clear

FSA update - 28 February 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 28 2011

The FSA has fined DB Mortgages £840,000 for irresponsible lending practices and unfair treatment of customers in arrears

FA update - 14 January 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 14 2013

In Final Notices dated 19 December 2012 (released on 11 January 2013), The FSA has imposed a financial Penalty on Baronworth (Investment Services

FSA update - 7 November 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 7 2011

The FSA has, for the first time, as part of its more proactive product intervention strategy, issued draft guidance on how it considers products should be designed and developed

This week at the UK regulators - 6 January 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 6 2014

The FCA has remained relatively active over the festive period, imposing a penalty of over £1.8 million on an insurance Brokerage firm for failings

This week at the UK regulators - 18 June 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 18 2013

Last week, the FCA continued to develop the flexible approach to penalty calculation regime now seen in a number of Cases under both the old and the

A year-end retrospective on suitability: back to basics

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 23 2011

Looking back at 2011, no one would deny that the Financial Services Authority has made significant inroads in delivering on its promise to intervene in retail (including wealth management) markets to prevent consumer detriment and secure redress for consumers