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The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has selected 24 businesses to "test new ideas without incurring all of the normal regulatory consequences" under its regulatory sandbox initiative, it has announced. 23 Sep 2016
Almost five and a half thousand UK financial firms currently rely on at least one regulatory 'passport', allowing them to market and sell their products throughout the European Economic Area (EEA), according to new figures from the Financial Conduct Authority... 23 Sep 2016
On 1 April 2015, UK financial regulators the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) gained new competition law powers, which they can exercise concurrently with the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
The EU's Solvency II Directive came into force on 1 January 2016. The directive consolidates and harmonises existing EU insurance directives including life and non-life directives, the reinsurance directive and various others.
Retailers are expected to protect anyone who enters their premises from harm, by removing or controlling risks to employees, volunteers, contractors or members of the public.
The 2015 Insurance Act (2015 Act) applies to all commercial contracts of insurance, and variations to existing contracts of insurance, from 12 August 2016 and introduces what the UK government has described as “the biggest reform to insurance contract...
New rules will apply when insurers outsource "critical or important operation functions or activities" once the Solvency II regulatory regime comes into force on 1 January 2016. This short guide will provide a brief overview of the requirements, as well as...
Financial regulators have been using attestations for a number of years to obtain personal commitments from named individuals about a particular state of affairs at their firms. However, recent moves by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Prudential...
Bringing the UK's definition of advice on investments into line with that set out in the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) will "open the door" to firms seeking to develop automated advice models, an expert has said. 22 Sep 2016
The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will not conduct a broad market study into insurers' use of big data, the regulator has announced. 22 Sep 2016
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