Treasury publishes RAO amendment order: Treasury has published the draft Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities)(Amendment)(No 2) Order. The order will introduce a new regulated activity of advising on conversion or transfer of pension benefits. Treasury intends the change to take effect from 5 April. (Source: Treasury Publishes RAO Amendment Order)

Treasury publishes consumer credit amendments: Treasury has proposed further changes to FSMA and key statutory instruments in respect of consumer credit. The key changes relate to activities of lawyers and domestic premises suppliers. (Source: The Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Miscellaneous Provisions) Order 2015)