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FCA Business Plan for 2018/19

FCA Business Plan for 2018/19

The UK Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) priorities for the year reflect the high level of resource needed for Brexit, given its impact on regulation and financial services. In addition, the FCA will focus on seven cross-sector priority areas:

  • Firms’ culture and governance;
  • High-cost credit;
  • Tackling financial crime, including fraud, scams and anti-money laundering;
  • Data security, resilience and outsourcing
  • Innovation, big data, technology and competition;
  • The treatment of existing customers;
  • Long-term savings, pensions and intergenerational differences.

The FCA has also published its second annual ‘Sector Views’, which provide a snapshot of how each sector in the financial system is performing. The FCA’s Business Plan can be viewed at: bit.ly/2qmg4jR and ‘Sector Views’ at: bit.ly/2qDk53r

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