Algo Traders Warn U.K. Over MiFID II Rules

The groups also want the BOE to make sure it’s not exceeding requirements under the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive for executives to sign off on the use of algorithms.


Understanding and preparing for GDPR

GDPR is based on the concept of data protection “by design”, meaning that data privacy, risk and compliance needs to be built into the systems, processes and procedures across an organization. There’s a fair amount to unpack with this ne


High-cost credit: what next?

Speech by Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive at the FCA, delivered at a New City Agenda event, Portcullis House, Westminster, London.


UK won’t impose its will on the Isle of Man

It means places like the Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands will be required to introduce a register revealing the beneficial owners of assets held in the jurisdiction.


Former RBC FX trader suing bank for £13 million

He claims this is because he blew the whistle on a number of failings at the bank – which put senior managers’ noses out of joint – and is now suing the bank for £13 million.