FCA bans referral fees to protect struggling consumers
The FCA has banned on referral fees for certain debt advice providers in an effort to support consumers facing financial difficulties.
Navigating the Consumer Duty: FCA insights into Fair Value Frameworks
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has disclosed its findings from a review of 14 fair value frameworks ahead of the Consumer Duty implementation in less than three months. RegTech platform Novatus Advisory has reviewed this and outlined the key takeaways for firms.
Lenders scramble to meet Consumer Duty deadline, 61% seek external expertise
As the deadline for the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)'s Consumer Duty approaches, a startling 67% of lenders report feeling unsupported by the FCA.
FCA set to lead first ever Greenwashing TechSprint
The FCA will be among the 13 regulators so far taking part in the first-ever Greenwashing TechSprint that will launch on 5 June this year.
FCA delays sustainability disclosure requirements introduction
The FCA has revealed it will push back the introduction of its sustainability disclosure requirements for asset managers.
FCA names new joint exec directors of enforcement and market oversight
The FCA has appointed Therese Chambers and Steve Smart as joint executive directors of enforcement and market oversight.
Robo-advice rise will not mean the end of human advice, FCA...
A deputy chief economist at the FCA said that robo-advice can be a ‘very good’ complement to human financial advice but won’t replace it.
FCA completes preliminary review on ESG benchmarks
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has revealed it has completed a preliminary review on ESG benchmarks.
UK’s FCA takes action against crypto ATMs in London
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has made another move to crackdown on crypto ATMs by inspecting several sites in East London.
The UK’s FCA will tackle competition in trade market data
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced it will tackle competition problems with the trade market data.