Highlights horizon scanning

Highlights horizon scanning guidance:

On 7 March 2016, the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR) replaced the Approved Persons Regime (APR) for UK banks, building societies, credit unions and...

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This Practice Note considers the following issues in relation to the development and use of autonomous and connected vehicles (also referred to as driverless cars or...

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A distributed ledger is a database that can securely record financial, physical or electronic assets for sharing across a network through entirely transparent updates of...

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This Practice Note outlines the requirements of the Senior Management Arrangements, Systems and Controls sourcebook (SYSC), namely SYSC 2, SYSC 3 (and the related...

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In June 2013, the Parliamentary Commission for Banking Standards (PCBS) published its report Changing Banking for Good, which set out a number of recommendations for...

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Training and competence—appropriate examination standards The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) training and competence sourcebook (TC) requires individuals to attain the...

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The UK fintech sector This Practice Note provides an overview of recent and proposed financial innovations, with a particular focus on the emergence of digital and...

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