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MMR update – FCA webcast and FAQs

BY AMI

  The FCA recently conducted surveys to establish lender and broker readiness. In undertaking this, brokers indicated there were a number of areas where they wanted more information.  These included [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

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MAR

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FCA updates its Thematic Review on the risks to customers from financial incentives

BY AMI

  FCA has provided an update on its work on financial incentives. In general, FCA’s view is that firms have done well in making changes to their incentive schemes and improving their controls but that some firms need to do [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

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MAR

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AMI secures consumer credit exemption for mortgage brokers

BY AMI

  At the end of last week FCA published it policy statement on its final rules for the regulation of the Consumer Credit industry. [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

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MAR

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FCA revises its Consumer Credit fees proposals to assist smaller firms

BY AMI

  Following feedback FCA has issued a revised Consumer Credit fees consultation paper to address the concerns raised about the impact its proposed regulatory fees regime would have on smaller firms. [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

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DEC

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Reminder to register for FCA interim permission by 30th November

BY AMI

  When FCA announced the process for firms to register their consumer credit licence (CCL) under its interim regime it provided for a 30% early registration discount. [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

22

NOV

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FCA provides further clarity on regulated advice boundaries

BY AMI

  When FCA published the MMR rules in October 2012 it committed to reviewing its Perimeter Guidance (PERG) to provide clarity on the boundaries between providing information and providing regulated advice. [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

19

NOV

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FCA Regulatory Fees and Levies: policy proposals for 2014/15

BY AMI

  FCA has published its Regulatory Fees and Levies: policy proposals for 2014/15. The consultation does not provide details of the actual fees FCA will charge next year. These will be provided in its March 2014 fees paper. [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

2

NOV

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FCA opens its consumer credit registration process

BY AMI

  From today (2nd September 2013) Mortgage broker firms that hold a consumer credit licence will be able to register with the FCA to begin the process of transferring from the old OFT regime to come under the new FCA’s [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

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SEP

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Communications from FCA and OFT about Consumer Credit Licences

BY AMI

  The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Office of Fair Trading (OFT) have started to write joint letters to firms informing them of the changes that will be happening to the current Consumer Credit regime. [...]

6 years ago / No Comments

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AUG

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AMI’s Quarterly Economic Bulletin – Q2 2013

BY AMI

  AMI has issued its latest Quarterly Economic Bulletin which focusses on the UK Economy, Housing and the Mortgage Market. [...]

7 years ago / No Comments

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JUN

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