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FCA financial crime review reveals ineffective risk management by some financial service providers

Financial crime risk reviews, enforcement action, and proposed new guidance published on Friday by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) indicate that many small financial service providers are failing to protect their businesses from financial crime. The FCA is responsible for the conduct supervision […]

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Price cap regulation on payday loans confirmed by FCA

UK financial services regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) confirmed on Tuesday that payday lending will be price capped, with the initial costs of short-term credit loans, interest

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FCA to clarify rules on use of social media to promote financial products

An increase in the use of digital media for financial promotions has prompted the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to publish a consultation paper that sets out a new

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FCA and PRA propose stricter banking sector regulations

Proposals to improve individual responsibility and accountability in the banking sector were announced on Wednesday by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK's financial regulatory body. According to the

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ABI calls on FCA to adopt new minimum standard of information for insurance customers

The Association of British Insurers (ABI), a trade association for the UK's insurance industry, announced on Thursday that it has written to financial industry watchdog the

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British banks pay lower interest rates to loyal customers

British financial service industry regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced on Tuesday that its interim report into the effectiveness of competition in the cash savings

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FCA fines Invesco £18.6m for failing to comply with fund management rules

UK financial services industry watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), revealed on Monday that following an investigation into UK retail investment manager Invesco Perpetual, the FCA has imposed

City of London

UK Financial Conduct Authority publishes 2014/15 Risk Outlook

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), which is responsible for the conduct supervision of all regulated financial firms and the prudential supervision of those not supervised by

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New FCA rules on crowdfunding boost consumer protection

UK consumers using loan-based, or securities-based crowdfunding platforms will have access to fair, clear information that is not misleading from April this year, under new regulations announced by

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UK consumers to be further protected by new FCA rules for credit providers

New rules governing the UK's £200bn consumer credit market are to be introduced from 1 April this year, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced on Friday. The FCA is

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