Today, the Government published a White Paper and draft Bill setting out its detailed blueprint for reform of financial regulation in the UK.
In the context of the financial crisis, the French financial market regulator (the Autorité des Marchés Financiers, "AMF") issued emergency measures regulating short selling on 22 September 2008.
HM Treasury has published a summary of responses to its consultation on the reform of the UK financial services regulatory regime.
HM Treasury has very recently published a memorandum submitted by the FSA in response to its inquiry into the Government's proposals for reform of financial regulation.
On 16 June 2010 the Government confirmed that the current tripartite system of financial regulation will be abolished, with the FSA ceasing to exist.
On 8 April 2010 the Financial Services Bill received Royal Assent, marking the end of its passage through the legislative process.
On 8 April 2010, the Financial Services Bill received Royal Assent, marking the end of its passage through the legislative process.
On 19 November, the Government introduced the Financial Services Bill to Parliament.