HSBC Canary Wharf

FCA to conduct wholesale market study into investment and corporate banking

Following publication of a review into competition in the wholesale sector, UK financial services regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced on Thursday that it plans to carry out its first wholesale market study into investment and corporate banking. The […]

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The City of London

FCA to investigate effectiveness of PPI complaints procedures

  UK financial services regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) revealed on Friday that it plans to collect information on how the Payment Protection

The City of London

FCA identifies future risks in UK annuities market

UK financial regulatory body the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced on Thursday that it has published a market study that analyses the annuities market.

Bank of England

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

Payday loans

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

Social Media

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

HSBC Canary Wharf

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

Motor Insurance

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

Canary Wharf, in London's Docklands

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

investment shares

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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