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The UK Stewardship Code: 2020
The code, effective from 1 January 2020, retains a focus on long-term investment, with increased scope, standard and application.
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.
Tax News - Luxembourg - October 2019
Release of 2020 budget draft law – Tax rulings issued before 2015 will not be valid anymore.
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.
Transposition of EU Directive 2017/952 as regards hybrid mismatches with third countries
Overview of Bill of Law n° 7466 transposing the second EU Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive, recently submitted to the Luxembourg Parliament.
P2P Market Study Update
The FCA has published its final rules and feedback resulting from its consultation.
FCA clarify regulatory position on cryptoassets in new guidance
The Financial Conduct Authority has now published its finalised Guidance on Cryptoassets PS19/22.
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.