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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 approach to the supervision of financial promotions in social media, the UK’s […]

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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

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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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FCA issues £30 million retail fine to HomeServe for serious failings

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) reported on Thursday that it has issued a retail fine of GBP30,647,400 to HomeServe Membership Limited (HomeServe), an insurance intermediary which

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Lloyds TSB Bank and Bank of Scotland fined total of GBP28m by FCA

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found that certain Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) firms did not properly control higher risk features in financial incentive schemes for their staff,

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