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FCA update on its status disclosure rules
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2013

On 1 May 2013, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published a press release to clarify the 12 month transitional period for authorised firms to


Enhancing Supervision
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 13 2014

Those who follow the activities of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will know that the watchdog’s ability to complete close supervision of firms


Lenders’ claims is the end in sight?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 13 2014

The aftermath of the property market crash in the UK has seen a huge increase in the number of claims brought by lenders against solicitors and


Legislation and regulatory focus
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2013

In recent months the Pensions Regulator has been focussing on DC governance. As well as issuing and updating Codes of Practice as part of its


Bank backs another winner in interest rate swaps saga but is it luck or judgement?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 11 2014

Despite their costly on-going review work and redress exercises, banks that sold interest rate swaps are still facing parallel court claims. So far


'Stranded on an island without a canoe'
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 23 2013

Common sense may yet prevail at the Court of Appeal in the Clark v In Focus case about whether a complainant can take the maximum award from FOS and


Banking reform: key amendments to the Banking Reform Bill higher hurdles for banks
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2013

The government's 4 key areas of banking reform as set out in the Banking Reform Bill 2013-14 (Bill) focussed on giving greater supervisory powers to


CoCos go pop!
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 5 2014

In the wake of the banking crisis, the Financial Services Act 2012 gave the FCA a range of new and enhanced powers with which to pursue its


Has the FOS decided Lehman's collapse was not foreseeable; or is that too remote a hope?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 15 2014

Nearly six years have elapsed since we first saw the iconic photographs of Lehman Brothers' employees filing out of the former bank's worldwide


Latest investor's lawsuit in Hong Kong
  • RPC
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • December 9 2013

As stated in our blog of 19 April 2013, investors are facing some rather strong headwinds in trying to sue banks and financial institutions in Hong