Latest FCA research

Our research publications

We publish research in different ways to help inform our decision-making. From short articles and informative insights, to in-depth papers and external research commissioned by us.
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Financial Lives

Financial Lives is our flagship survey of UK consumers’ attitudes to managing their money and of their experiences of using financial services firms.
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Inside FCA podcast

Dr Karen Croxson, Deputy Chief Economist and Head of Research, Economic Data and Behavioural Science, talks about areas of focus for research, the impact of digital technologies, careers in research and more.
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Research in focus

Gaming trading: Gamification may seem innocuous, but our research into its use in trading apps suggests it can sometimes play a role in driving poor outcomes for consumers.
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Our previously published ‘Insight’ thought leadership articles can now be found on the National Archives.
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