The FCA Business Plan 201617 (the "Business Plan") provides a useful indication of the key areas of focus for the FCA during the next year. In line
The UK's decision to exit from the European Union (EU) will no doubt have an impact on financial services and has created a lot of uncertainty in the
The UK's decision to exit from the European Union (EU) will no doubt have a significant impact on financial services with much of the financial
The Regulation on transparency of securities financing transactions and of reuse (the Regulation) came into force on 12 January 2016 and applies in
Last week the FSA published “to inform public debate and facilitate stakeholder engagement” the initial thinking behind how the new FCA, which is expected to be established by end-2012, will approach delivery of its objectives.
On 16 June 2010 the Government announced that the FSA (Financial Services Authority) would be scrapped and its responsibilities transferred back to the Bank of England.
In this year’s Mansion House speech, the Chancellor, George Osborne, said his predictions from last year had come true and that Britain’s economy is recovering, but slowly, as was to be expected.
The FSA has announced that HM Treasury will now be publishing a second consultation paper on the new UK financial services regulatory structure in February 2011.
In a welcome u-turn on 17 November, HM Treasury dropped its proposal to transfer the Financial Services Authority's ("FSA") powers of prosecution to the new Economic Crime Agency ("ECA").
On November 17, the UK government announced another step towards the creation of the new "post-Financial Services Authority" (FSA) UK regulatory regime.