The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has delayed the introduction of new rules on dark pool trading, a key part of its MiFID II initiative.
On 12 December 2017 the European Banking Authority published final Guidelines(link is external) on security measures for operational and security risks of payments services under the revised Payment Services Directive ('the Guidelines').
On December 15 2017 The European Council confirmed that sufficient progress had been made to move to the second phase of negotiations related to transition (the implementation period) and the framework for the future relationship between the UK and the European Union.
In April 2017 The FCA announced that it was seeking stakeholder views on the potential for future development of DLT in the markets the FCA regulates.
UK banks will have to inform customers about the number of operational and security incidents they have been exposed to under new rules designed to improve competition in the retail banking market.
Governor Software Ltd has successfully completed the Financial Conduct Authority and Bank of England convened TechSprint.
Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), announced today the success of this autumn’s regulatory reporting TechSprint convened by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Bank of England.
Alongside the usual mix of AI and DLT-based startups, the third edition of the Financial Conduct Authority's regulatory sandbox includes propositions from three of the biggest banks on the high street - Barclays, HSBC's First Direct and Nationwide.
A former Bank of America Merrill Lynch trader has been fined £60,090 by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for tricking algorithms into buying loans.
Around 90% of firms that tested their products and service ideas in the first cohort of the Financial Conduct Authority's regulatory sandbox have progressed towards a wider market launch.
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