Category Archives: Competition

Aug11

Property Funds on Notice

Deferred gratification is always said to be the best. So, it is good of FCA to propose it. Except that that should say ‘impose it’, particularly if you hold units in authorised property funds. The Woodford legacy just keeps on …
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Apr12

Remedies for a Healthy Patient II

Like the links in an apparently never-ending chain, the FCA’s Asset Management Market Study has now produced a Policy Statement (PS 18/8) (PS18/8: Implementing asset management market study remedies and changes to our Handbook – feedback to CP17/18 and final …
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Posted in: Assessment of Value, Asset Management Market Study, Competition, FCA, Senior Managers Regime
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May10

Best Execution – Again

It would not be entirely fair to accuse the Regulator of banging-on endlessly about best execution. Until the publication of the Thematic Review in 2014 (TR 14/13), it had said nothing about it for years. And there was precious little …
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Posted in: Best Execution, Competition, ESMA, FCA, MiFID
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