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UK Parliament Creates New Sub-Committee on Financial Services Regulations

United Kingdom - June 23 2022 The House of Commons Treasury Committee has announced the creation of a new sub-committee that will scrutinize financial services regulatory…

UK Treasury Committee Makes Recommendation for Future Regulatory Framework Review

United Kingdom - June 16 2022 The House of Commons Treasury Committee has published a report on the Future of Financial Services Regulation setting out its view on the priorities…

UK Money Laundering Regulation Changes Announced for September 2022

United Kingdom - June 15 2022 Following its 2021 consultation on targeted amendments to the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer)…

European Securities and Markets Authority Publishes Regulatory Technical Standards on Revised Commodity Derivative Clearing Threshold

European Union, United Kingdom - June 3 2022 The European Securities and Markets Authority has published a final report and Regulatory Technical Standards on its proposed increase to the…

UK Government Consults on Managing Systemic Stablecoin Firm Failures

United Kingdom - May 31 2022 HM Treasury has opened a consultation on managing the failure of systemic digital settlement asset firms, including stablecoin firms. In April 2022…

Access to Cash Designation Measures Confirmed

United Kingdom - May 19 2022 HM Treasury has published a summary of responses it received to its consultation on Protecting Access to cash across the U.K. In the response, HM…

UK Government Publishes UK Infrastructure Bill

United Kingdom - May 12 2022 The U.K. Government has published the U.K. Infrastructure Bill, a piece of legislation designed to put the U.K. Infrastructure Bank on a statutory…

European Commission Consults on Revised EU Payment Services Directive and Open Finance

European Union - May 10 2022 The European Commission has published three consultations on the revised EU Payment Services Directive and on open finance. The results of the…

UK Payment Systems Regulator Panel Publishes Report on Digital Payments Initiative

United Kingdom - May 10 2022 The U.K. Payment Systems Regulator Panel has published a report on its Digital Payments Initiative, which investigated potential barriers to the…

UK Conduct Regulator Publishes Results of Review of Investment Platforms Market

United Kingdom - May 4 2022 The U.K. Financial Conduct Regulator has published a statement on the results of its review of the investment platforms market. The FCA launched its…