MiFID II reporting errors soar while FCA stands on the sidelines

December 05, 2019 at 11:02AM A total of 546 firms have admitted to errors in their transaction reporting since January 2018, acco… MiFID II reporting errors soar while FCA stands on the sidelines … Selected by FCREG Search Web: MiFID II reporting errors soar while FCA stands on the sidelines Continue reading MiFID II reporting errors soar while FCA stands on the sidelines

Governor Software’s RegTech software on the FCA Handbook website

November 21, 2019 at 01:43PM Governor Software Ltd, an innovative governance and oversight solution provider, today announced that Governor Reg: FCA, a live version of the FCA Handbook allowing UK regulated financial institutions to map, track and report regulatory compliance, has been seamlessly integrated into the FCA Handbook website to enhance overall user experience, improve navigation and provide . Source Governor Software’s RegTech software on the FCA Handbook website … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Governor Software’s RegTech software on the FCA Handbook website Continue reading Governor Software’s RegTech software on the FCA Handbook website

Pension providers urged to ‘seize the moment to rebuild consumer trust in pensions’ ahead of FCA’s new investment pathways

October 28, 2019 at 08:48AM Digital retirement solutions firm ABAKA believes that the FCA’s new mandatory investment pathways present a real opportunity for providers to embrace digital solutions and ‘win back’ customer trust Artificial intelligence (AI), such as chatbots based on natural language could be key to engaging customers who are planning their retirement A reliance on legacy tech by some providers could be… Source Pension providers urged to ‘seize the moment to rebuild consumer trust in pensions’ ahead of FCA’s new investment pathways … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Pension providers urged to ‘seize the moment to rebuild consumer … Continue reading Pension providers urged to ‘seize the moment to rebuild consumer trust in pensions’ ahead of FCA’s new investment pathways

World Federation of Exchanges asks FCA not to ban sale of crypto derivatives to retail investors

October 07, 2019 at 03:25PM The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has ask… World Federation of Exchanges asks FCA not to ban sale of crypto derivatives to retail investors … Selected by FCREG Search Web: World Federation of Exchanges asks FCA not to ban sale of crypto derivatives to retail investors Continue reading World Federation of Exchanges asks FCA not to ban sale of crypto derivatives to retail investors

FCA names Sheree Howard as executive director of risk and compliance oversight

September 20, 2019 at 12:22PM The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today announced that Sheree Howard has been appointed as E… FCA names Sheree Howard as executive director of risk and compliance oversight … Selected by FCREG Search Web: FCA names Sheree Howard as executive director of risk and compliance oversight Continue reading FCA names Sheree Howard as executive director of risk and compliance oversight

Cryptocurrency index provider CF Benchmarks wins FCA authorisation

September 13, 2019 at 12:41PM CF Benchmarks, the leading cryptocurrency index provider and owner of the CME CF Bitcoin Reference R… Cryptocurrency index provider CF Benchmarks wins FCA authorisation … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Cryptocurrency index provider CF Benchmarks wins FCA authorisation Continue reading Cryptocurrency index provider CF Benchmarks wins FCA authorisation

CommerceBlock accuses the FCA of “breathtaking naivety” on cryptoassets

August 01, 2019 at 03:30PM The Financial Conduct Authority was today accused of “breathtaking naivety” following its assessment… CommerceBlock accuses the FCA of “breathtaking naivety” on cryptoassets … Selected by FCREG Search Web: CommerceBlock accuses the FCA of “breathtaking naivety” on cryptoassets Continue reading CommerceBlock accuses the FCA of “breathtaking naivety” on cryptoassets

Machine says no: FCA to explore the ‘explainability’ of AI in consumer finance

July 16, 2019 at 12:57PM The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority is partnering with the Alan Turing Institute to explore the tra… Machine says no: FCA to explore the ‘explainability’ of AI in consumer finance … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Machine says no: FCA to explore the ‘explainability’ of AI in consumer finance Continue reading Machine says no: FCA to explore the ‘explainability’ of AI in consumer finance

VibePay secures FCA approval

July 11, 2019 at 10:09AM Source: Vibe London-based VibePay has been given the green light from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to provide direct-to-bank payments using open banking. The first product to market will be a consumer app launching in September 2019, allowing friends to socially plan and pay in groups. PDS2, the EU directive on Open Banking, has enabled a new wave of businesses to bring change to the payment industry, giving consumers more choice and better services. The newest addition to receive FCA approval is VibePay, who’s been granted authorisation to provide Payment Initiation Services and Account … Continue reading VibePay secures FCA approval

AIFCA and Fidor Solutions sign MoU to drive fintech innovation in Central Asia

July 03, 2019 at 12:46PM Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and Fidor Solutions today signed a memorandum of unders… AIFCA and Fidor Solutions sign MoU to drive fintech innovation in Central Asia … Selected by FCREG Search Web: AIFCA and Fidor Solutions sign MoU to drive fintech innovation in Central Asia Continue reading AIFCA and Fidor Solutions sign MoU to drive fintech innovation in Central Asia

Speech: FCA’s Christoper Woolard on Facebook Libra and stablecoins

July 02, 2019 at 08:47PM Last month, Facebook announced its plans for Libra, the stablecoin it is planning to launch in conju… Speech: FCA’s Christoper Woolard on Facebook Libra and stablecoins … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Speech: FCA’s Christoper Woolard on Facebook Libra and stablecoins Continue reading Speech: FCA’s Christoper Woolard on Facebook Libra and stablecoins

Technology Can Help Insurers Respond to FCA on Charges of Poor Customer Service

June 25, 2019 at 01:30PM Back in April, the CEOs of UK insurers, brokers, and other providers, received a letter from the Fin… Technology Can Help Insurers Respond to FCA on Charges of Poor Customer Service … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Technology Can Help Insurers Respond to FCA on Charges of Poor Customer Service Continue reading Technology Can Help Insurers Respond to FCA on Charges of Poor Customer Service