UK accounting watchdog to be replaced by stronger regulator

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC), the UK’s accounting watchdog, is to be scrapped in favour of a stronger regulator with ...
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Banking high earners continue to increase ranks in 2017

Yesterday, the European Banking Authority (EBA) has published its report on high earners for 2017, available for the first time ...
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Capital Markets Union: Council agrees position on easier access to financial markets for SMEs

 Yesterday EU ambassadors endorsed the Council’s position on a proposal to grant easier access to SMEs trying to list and ...
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230 stocks under liquidity threat from Brexit as obscure Mifid II rule strikes

Christian Voigt, a senior regulatory adviser at Fidessa, and former vice president at Deutsche Boerse has published a blog post ...
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Brussels targets large index fund managers on ‘common ownership’

European lawmakers have taken aim at the influence of the largest index fund managers. Last week the European Parliament cited ...
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Investment returns reduced significantly by fees, ESMA finds

A report, presented by the pan-European financial regulator ESMA, the European Securities and Markets Authority, shows a significant drain on ...
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Jack Bogle (May 8, 1929 – January 16, 2019)

Jack Bogle founded the Vanguard Group in 1975 as a non-profit mutual fund company exclusively owned by its clients with ...
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More ESG integration to achieve financial stability and higher returns?

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) will analyse the exposure of European pension funds’ to “ESG” factors in ...
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EU Auditors Up Ante in Fight with ECB Over Document Access

The European Union’s auditors are doubling down their fight with the European Central Bank, citing three occasions on which it ...
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