UK: Banking Standards Review

Sir Richard Lambert has today published a report with his recommendations on plans for a professional body, to be known as the Banking Standards Review Council (BSRC), to contribute to a continuous improvement in the behaviour and competence of all banks… Read more

Financial Services Bill update: Committee Stage report

The Public Bill Committee has published its Committee Stage report on the Financial Services Bill, which indicates that the only revisions made at this stage have been technical amendments. The main theme of debate was the inter-connectibility of the new… Read more

A pan-European short selling regime: request for evidence

The EU Economic and Financial Affairs and International Trade sub-committee of the House of Lords has made a request for evidence in connection with its review of the European Commission’s proposal for a regulation on short selling and certain aspects… Read more