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Key implications of MiFID 2
MiFID 2 has been on our radar since 2011, but since implementation was delayed, many firms have placed their preparations on hold.
Is legislation the answer to fat cat bonuses and poor corporate governance?
William Granger explores the idea that Government could legislate to make executive pay fairer and linked to performance.
Penalty rates: X-rated chats land banks with benchmark fines
On 4 December, the EU Commission announced it had fined eight financial institutions a total of €1,494,302,000
Specialist Courts for Commercial and Investment Disputes Introduced
At a press conference on 22 August 2016 the launch of two new Bahraini courts on 1 September 2016 was announced.
Implications of Brexit for Bahraini Investors and Businesses
The referendum on the UK leaving the EU was one of the most controversial and hotly debated processes in British political history.
The New Financial Services Whistleblowing Regime: The impact for all regulated firms
The FCA and PRA have responded to public demand for greater banking accountability with new whistleblowing rules.
Brexit and immigration in Financial Services
Although Article 50 has yet to be triggered it now looks likely to take place by March 2017.
Sector news: employment law update
On 28 September 2016 the FCA and PRA published a package of updated rules, guidance and proposals.