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The Brexit White Paper:  What it means for Financial Services

The Brexit White Paper: What it means for Financial Services

By and | 18 Jul 2018

The first few days of the White Paper's political reception in Westminster have been less than encouraging.

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Assessing the outcome of the FCA's Asset Management Market Study

Assessing the outcome of the FCA's Asset Management Market Study

By | 30 Apr 2018

With the outcome of the FCA's Asset Management Market Study now published, UK authorised investment fund managers should consider how best to implement changes in their organisation – and generally seek to understand the mind-set of the FCA with regards to the regulation of, and expectations from, UK authorised investment funds.

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The likely impact of the 23 June EU referendum on UK-based asset managers

The likely impact of the 23 June EU referendum on UK-based asset managers

By | 31 Jul 2017

While we have no clarity on what the post-Brexit picture will look like, we can now "set the scene" and identify key topics for consideration, as asset managers look at their options.

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The FCA's Asset Management Market Study

The FCA's Asset Management Market Study

By | 14 Jul 2017

The FCA's Final Report on its Asset Management Market Study was published on 28 June 2017 alongside a Consultation Paper (CP 17/18) which sets out the first tranche of the amendments to be introduced.

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Fieldfisher advised Green Return Holding S.à r.l. on the acquisition of an onshore wind farm in Germany from mdp GmbH

Fieldfisher advised Green Return Holding S.à r.l. on the acquisition of an onshore wind farm in Germany from mdp GmbH

By | 29 May 2017

Fieldfisher advised Green Return Holding S.à r.l. on the acquisition of an onshore wind farm in Germany from mdp GmbH

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Changing how we define the scope of regulated financial advice

Changing how we define the scope of regulated financial advice

By and | 14 Apr 2017

Changing how we define the scope of regulated financial advice.

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Affordable and accessible financial advice and guidance.

Affordable and accessible financial advice and guidance.

By and | 14 Apr 2017

The FCA's Guidance Consultation GC 17/4 considers measures which address the Financial Advice Market Review recommendations of affordable and accessible financial advice and guidance.

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Assessing asset managers' competition - interim report findings

Assessing asset managers' competition - interim report findings

By | 08 Dec 2016

Financial Services analysis: Discussing the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA’s) interim report, first published on Lexis®PSL Financial Services analysis on 8 December 2016.

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The FCA's Interim Report on its Asset Management Market Study

The FCA's Interim Report on its Asset Management Market Study

By | 01 Dec 2016

We question whether some of the FCA's proposals could, particularly in combination, have unforeseen consequences, particularly any gold plating for UK authorised funds.