Andrew Bailey said in a key speech last year: “The FCA is an exciting place to be, the challenges come thick and fast”. The same can certainly be said of the FS sector in 2018.
Given the international reach and inter-connectedness of global financial markets, it comes as no surprise that the legislation’s impact extends beyond the EU.
While important legislative developments have been in gestation for a number of years, recent events have heavily influenced the agenda for the next 12 months.
The FCA has published its first consultation paper on extending the Senior Managers & Certification Regime (“SM&CR”)…