FS weekly highlights—1 October 2020

FS weekly highlights—1 October 2020

In this issue

 

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Brexit news
MiFID II
UK, EU and international regulators and bodies
Regulated activities
Authorisation, approval and supervision
Prudential requirements
Financial stability, recovery and resolution
Financial crime
Complaints, compensation and claims management
Investigations, enforcement and discipline
Markets and trading
Regulation of benchmarks and IBOR reform
Regulation of capital markets
Regulation of derivatives
Investment funds and asset management
Crowdfunding
Banks and mutuals
Consumer credit, mortgage and home finance
Regulation of insurance
Payment services and systems
Fintech and cryptoassets
Sustainable finance
Dates for your diary

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

For further information on the effects of COVID-19 on financial services, see: Coronavirus (COVID-19)—key developments for financial services lawyers and   Coronavirus (COVID-19)—key financial services issues.

FCA issues statement on coronavirus (COVID-19) and 10% depreciation notifications

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) issued a statement aimed at firms providing portfolio management services or holding retail client accounts that include positions in leveraged financial instruments or contingent liability transactions. It outlines a further six-month extension and amendments to a temporary coronavirus (COVID-19) measure that the FCA issued in March 2020 regarding 10% depreciation notifications.

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About the author:
Pietra has completed the Bar Professional Training Course at the University of Law and was called to the Bar in 2019. Prior to the BPTC, Pietra undertook a law degree at the University of Bristol.