This month, the House of Commons Committee of Public Accounts released its forty-first report of session 2015-16 which looks at ‘financial services mis-selling: regulation...

In a week which has seen cyber-risk cement itself on the agendas of regulators across the world, we’ve witnessed action in the trading space with...

With 23 June just around the corner and a vote deciding the future of the UK in the EU on the horizon, we at...
financial services regulation, fs regulation summary

In the post-Easter week, regulators were busy shining a spotlight on remuneration practices in the industry.  We saw the EBA releasing a report looking...
mis-selling, national audit office, FCA, Financial Ombudsman

On 24 February, the National Audit Office of the UK published the findings of a report carried out by the Comptroller and the Auditor...
benchmark regulation, benchmarks regulation, benchmarking, esma discussion paper benchmarks, wheatley review, LIBOR, EURIBOR,

On 15 February, ESMA released a discussion paper with the purpose of consulting stakeholder opinions on the technical implementation of the incoming Benchmarks Regulation. ...

This week, the EU commission published the responses to their call for information on the impact of EU regulation so far.  The FCA’s response,...

With the MiFID II delay finally official, implementation teams received the good news that they had been waiting for patiently for months.  But now...

Following the announcement of a landmark deal on international cooperation over tax avoidance last week, Tuesday saw the signing of a transatlantic pact on...
Online Dispute Resolution, ODR

The European Commission is in the final stages of launching its online dispute resolution (ODR) platform to the public.  This has been an extended...