Author: John Mackeonis

Is “My word is my bond” still appropriate for FSA?

Politicians in the last days have done enormous damage to regulators and the regulatory structure in its baying for blood against Barclays and some of its employees. Hitherto, enforcement actions against investment firms were the business of regulators. No more

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Government announces plans for UK regulatory improvements

It has been said that those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it. Anyone with a knowledge of the history of financial services regulation in the UK must be listening with despair to Government statements of more

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