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Motor Finance Commission Scheme – Proposed Ban

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The FCA has identified that discretionary commission models have led to higher finance costs for consumers and is now seeking to ban such commission models and make amendments to existing rules and guidance in relation to the disclosure of commission arrangements.

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IBOR Reform - Key Takeaways

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With significant IBOR reform on the horizon, Mazars brought together industry experts, practitioners and regulators to discuss the challenges and opportunities they face. Speakers included the Bank of England Market Division’s Alastair Hughes, EFRAG’s Didier Andries and Mazars’ IBOR lead, Pauline Pelissier.

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IBOR Global Benchmark reform survey report

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This survey, launched by Mazars at the end of 2018, aims to reflect the state of the European Financial Services industry readiness for IBOR reform and, to identify the key challenges and potential solutions during the transition period. Although the reform came as no surprise, its extent, rapidity and potential impacts were not anticipated. To add to the complexity, each European jurisdiction progresses at its own pace, sometimes conveying, different – if not opposing – messages.

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Reg Watch September 2019

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A round up of recent banking regulatory matters including a look at what’s on the current regulatory radar.

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The EBA’s latest annual Report at a glance: what are its key focus areas and upcoming priorities?

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On 29 May 2019 the European Banking Authority (EBA) published its latest Annual report detailing its achievements over the past year and outlining its priorities for the months ahead. Our synopsis below, gives an overview of the 140-page report, some of the key regulatory issues tackled in 2018, and what is on the horizon for the upcoming year.

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Reg Watch June 2019

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A round up of recent banking regulatory matters including a look at what’s on the current regulatory radar.

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FCA consultation on changes to the mortgage advice rules (CP19/17)

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The FCA began its consultation on proposed changes to the way in which firms provide advice to consumers and the sales process.

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Summary of the FCA Business Plan 2019/2020 - Banking

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The cross-sector priorities for the FCA have been subject to little change in the past few years: read our review of the 2019/2020 Business Plan to see if this is set to change

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Paving the way for IBOR transition: Towards benchmark reform

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IBOR may soon be a thing of the past: read our summary to find out why, and what it means for financial services companies

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