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Online gambling operators could be restricted or even prohibited from accepting deposits from customer credit cards in future under plans being considered by the British gambling regulator. 22 Feb 2019
'Open banking' could be the spur for change in the "competitive dynamics" within financial services markets, the international coordinator of national financial authorities and standard-setting bodies has said. 20 Feb 2019
The code of practice on taxation for banks (the code) was introduced in 2009 and applies to banks and building societies. It is designed to change the attitudes and behaviours of banks towards tax avoidance. It encourages banks operating in the UK to adopt...
Anti-competitive agreements are prohibited by European and domestic competition law. This means any anti-competitive provisions in commercial agreements are void and unenforceable which could lead to the entire agreement being unenforceable.
Organisations are increasingly looking to work in collaboration or partnership with third parties. This may be to achieve operational aims, such as a step change in service delivery, or to reduce costs or achieve efficiencies.
Many private sector organisations are using competitive tenders to procure goods and services or award significant contracts. Competitive tenders can be used to maintain a competitive edge and drive a better commercial deal.
UK banking regulation is undergoing significant changes which will affect UK banks and foreign banks operating in the UK.
This is one of a series of guides on issues connected to ring-fencing and banking reform faced by banks. Other guides cover issues such as tax, real estate, employment, pensions, litigation and competition considerations.
A new policy to ensure the approach to digital identities (digital IDs) is better joined up across the public and privacy sectors should be developed by the UK government, industry body techUK has said. 15 Feb 2019
The implementation of new anti-fraud measures to protect UK banking customers faces delay due to a backlog of changes being worked on by banks and the complexities involved in delivering the new measures, payments industry figures have told MPs. 14 Feb 2019
With globalisation and technological progress, banks and financial institutions are having to access customers in more innovative ways, but against a backcloth of tighter governance and increased regulation. We provide an integrated approach across the full range of commercial legal disciplines to the sector.
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