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Author - Rachael Preston

FCA issues Covid-19 guidance for consumers

The FCA has explained that is working closely with the Government, the Bank of England, the Payment Systems Regulator and firms to ensure markets continue to work well for consumers. This includes making regular contact...

FCA publishes 2019 data on STORs

The FCA has published its suspicious transaction and order reports (STORs) figures for the year ending December 2019. The number of STORs had increased consistently since 2016; however, the data for 2019 appears to buck...

ESRB reports on systemic cyber risk

The European Systemic Risk Board (the “ESRB“) has published a report on cyber risks and incidents, which, owing to the interconnectedness of various information systems, spread quickly and widely. The ESRB...

EU adopts capital markets reforms

The Council of the European Union has adopted several legislative reforms as part of the progress towards the capital markets union. The reforms target: Sustainable finance. The first reform establishes disclosure...