This edition includes - FCA and SFC Entered into a MoU on Mutual Recognition of Funds, PRA Update on Pillar II Reporting, ESMA Withdraws MiFID Automated Trading Guidelines, Advisory Notice on AML/CFT Controls in Higher Risk Jurisdictions, Tesco Personal Finance PLC Fined
This edition includes - DFSA Opens FinTech Innovation Testing Licence Second Cohort, ADGM Joins the WAIFC, UK to Introduce National Economic Crime Centre, ESMA Renews Restriction on CFDs for Further Three Months, ADCB Fined £25,000 for Authorisation Failures
This edition includes - DFSA Board Appoints Bryan Stirewalt as Next Chief Executive, DFSA Implement Amendments to Rulebooks, ADGM Launches New Commercial Licence for Tech Start-Ups, ING CFO Steps Down Following $900 Million Money Laundering Fine, €1.3m Irish Fine for Citibank
This edition includes - Re-evaluation for Retail Investment Adviser, BCBS Amends to the Pillar 3 Disclosure Requirements, Directive on Countering Money Laundering by Criminal Law, FCA Bans Former Deutsche Bank Trader for Market Manipulation
This edition includes - Abraaj Capital Limited – DFSA Update, DFSA and Monetary Authority of Singapore Sign FinTech Agreement, ADGM Seeks Market Response to Joint Consultation on Global Financial Innovation Network, ESCA Grace Period to Local Promoters of Foreign Mutual Funds Has Expired
This edition includes - Consultation to Improve Conduct and Communications in Payment Services and E-Money Firms, ESMA to Renew Prohibition on Binary Options, FCA Commences Criminal Prosecution Against Mark Starling
This edition includes - DFSA Signs MoU with Astana Financial Services Authority, DFSA Fines Al Ramz and their Head of IT for Failures to Provide Complete Information, ADGM Launches Crypto Asset Regulatory Framework, Oman Tightens Controls on Remittance and Currency Exchange, Saudi Arabia CMA Approves First FinTech Licenses, FINRA Fines Robo-Advisor.
This edition includes - FCA Statement on ESMA’s Action on CFD Products, ESMA Reminder for UK Based Entitles About Timely Submission of Authorisation, FATF Identifies Jurisdictions with Strategic AML/CTF Deficiencies, Former Senior Bankers Convicted of Fraud, Former Directors of a Consumer Credit Firm Banned for Misleading Customers.
This edition includes - EBA Adds PSD2 to Q&A Tool, European Commission Letter Clarifies Ancillary Activity Test, Financial Sanctions Notice for Iran, FCA Fines Bank for AML Failings
This edition includes - FCA Policy Statement Retires FG 12/15 and FG 14/1, PRA Update on MiFID II Passporting ITS, ESMA One-Stop Company Portal, Reforms on UK Businesses on Foreign Money Laundering, Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill/Act, FCA and PRA Jointly Fines Mr James Staley
This edition includes - DFSA Expands FinTech Innovation Testing Programme, ADGM Establishes its First Representative Office in Beijing, ADGM and Astana Financial Services Authority Sign Memorandum of Understanding, U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Iran Central Bank Governor, Barclays Boss Fined £642,000 Over Whistleblower Scandal, Vietnam Banker Gets $700 Million Fine and 30-year Jail Term for Embezzlement
This edition includes - DFSA Releases Consultation Paper No.120 - Proposed Changes to the DFSA’s AML, CTF and Sanctions Regime – Phase 2, DFSA Hosts Accounting Standard-Setters for Islamic Finance, ADGM Proposes a Regulatory Framework for Spot Crypto Asset Markets, UAE to Save $3 Billion with Blockchain Initiative, Barclays CEO Jes Staley Faces Fine Over Whistleblower Incident