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  1. Improving access to insurance

    Speeches Published: 23/06/2017 Last modified: 23/06/2017
    Speech by Christopher Woolard, Executive Director of Strategy and Competition at the FCA, delivered at the FCA Insurance Access event.
  2. Regulation round-up June 2017

    Newsletters Published: 22/06/2017 Last modified: 22/06/2017
    Regulation round-up is our monthly email to all regulated firms, updating you on the latest news that affects your sector.
  3. FCA proposes changes to advice on pension transfers

    Press Releases Published: 21/06/2017 Last modified: 21/06/2017
    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today published new proposals on advice relating to pension transfers where consumers have safeguarded benefits, primarily for transfers from defined benefit to defined contribution pension schemes.
  4. FCA statement after Serious Fraud Office charges in Barclays Qatar capital raising case

    Statements Published: 20/06/2017 Last modified: 20/06/2017
    We are pleased that this matter, which led to the stay of our own case, is now in the public domain. We welcome a fair and transparent hearing on the basis of the charges set out today by the SFO. We work closely with the SFO across a range of matters, in pursuit of our distinct objectives.
  5. FCA asks for feedback on consumer access to insurance

    Press Releases Published: 20/06/2017 Last modified: 20/06/2017
    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is seeking views and evidence of the challenges firms face in providing travel insurance for consumers who have, or have had, cancer, and the challenges for these consumers in accessing insurance. The paper is also looking at the reasons for pricing differences in premiums quoted. 
  6. MiFID II: applications for permissions needed now

    News stories Published: 19/06/2017 Last modified: 19/06/2017
    MiFID II applies from 3 January 2018, and will deliver some important changes to financial services regulation in the UK.
  7. John Griffith-Jones confirms plan to leave the FCA and PSR in March 2018

    Statements Published: 18/06/2017 Last modified: 18/06/2017
    John Griffith-Jones, Chairman of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Payment Systems Regulator (PSR), has confirmed that he will leave both organisations at the end of his term of office, on 31 March 2018. John Griffith-Jones commented:.
  8. Two charged with insider dealing

    Press Releases Published: 16/06/2017 Last modified: 16/06/2017
    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has instituted criminal proceedings against Fabiana Abdel-Malek (date of birth 17/09/1982), a former compliance officer employed by UBS AG’s London Branch and Walid Anis Choucair (date of birth 04/03/1979) following a joint investigation with the National Crime Agency. 
  9. Admiral agrees to contact customers who may have been given inaccurate information in renewal documents

    Press Releases Published: 16/06/2017 Last modified: 16/06/2017
    New rules introduced by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in April 2017 require firms to clearly show the insurance premium a customer paid last year alongside their proposed renewal premium.
  10. Our Live & Local regional programme returns

    News stories Published: 15/06/2017 Last modified: 15/06/2017
    Following the success of our first Live & Local regional programme in 2016/17, we are now launching our 2017/18 programme.