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Public Company Update - November 2020
The November 2020 edition of our biannual Public Company Update.
Financing arrangements: the impact of COVID-19 for borrowers
Considering the short and longer term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on financing arrangements.
Brexit and Financial Services – After the Transition Period
What will happen after the transition period?
Stablecoins and the Challenge for Regulators
The G7’s investigation into the impact of global stablecoins.
FCA’s Dear CEO letter to Wealth Managers – Focus on Best Execution
On 13th June, the FCA wrote a letter to wealth managers about the risks that the management and stockbroking firms pose to their customers.
Operational Resilience – Financial Services and Telecommunications
The UK government and regulators have been increasing their focus on operational resilience and its impact on the economy.
What will the SMCR mean for partnerships and overseas individuals?
The 9 December deadline for the implementation of the SMCR is looming and firms are busily preparing to ensure that they are ready.
P2P Market Study Update
The FCA has published its final rules and feedback resulting from its consultation.
FCA’s investment platform market study final report – Impact on the asset management industry
Vanessa Walters and Jed Wilsher summarise the key findings of the FCA's investment platform market study report.
Pooling targets the fast lane
Melville Rodrigues considers the Government’s LGPS guidance on pooling, and implications for real estate mandates.
FCA Consultation and Policy Statement on Overdrafts
Last year, the FCA published a consultation paper and policy statement on its proposed reforms to the way banks charge for overdrafts.