26 October, 2016

Archbishop backs call for cultural change in financial regulators

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7 September, 2016

Finance bill includes country-by-country reporting

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13 November, 2015

Corporate manslaughter penalty increased to £20m

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23 October, 2015

Senior managers’ regime expanded

The UK Treasury has announced that the new senior managers' regime will be extended from banks to all financial services firms by 2018. The move will include insurers, asset managers and all investmen...

7 September, 2015

France’s AMF investigates exec on ‘corporate behaviour’

An article in Le Journal du Dimanche has criticised Michel Combes, former chief executive of Alcatel, for departing the company in the midst of a takeover by Nokia. The weekly paper has cr...
EU flags

27 August, 2015

EU audit reform consultation afoot

A consultation is under way on the implementation of new European rules on audit. The department for business, along with regulators at the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), have kicked-off the re...

22 August, 2015

Shareholder rights and remuneration

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10 August, 2015

Proposed EU rule changes may add to pensions risk

Pensions consultancy Towers Watson has warned that the April pension freedoms proposals may mean that employers will find it harder to change defined contribution pension providers. The changes cou...

10 August, 2015

Counter measures

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27 July, 2015

Insurer stress tests ‘do not go far enough’

The UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority’s (PRA) planned stress test of UK insurers does not go far enough, according to Hiscox chairman Robert Childs. The stress test is designed to allow the ...