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FCA: we have contingency plans for Scottish independence
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has established contingency plans for Scotland voting to become independent this month.
Lloyds takes top spot: highlights from the FOS complaints list
Lloyds has toppped the FOS complaints table for the fist six months of 2014, with Hargreaves Lansdown make its first appearance.
FCA writes to Sipps firm chiefs over 'unacceptable' due diligence failings
The financial watchdog has found significant failings in Sipp firms' due diligence procedures.
FCA fines forex firm £4m over 'unfair profits'
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Forex Capital Markets and FXCM Securities £4 million for allowing the US-based company to withhold profits worth approximately £6 million that should have been passed on to the firm’s UK clients.
DJ Moyles & fund managers claimed to be car dealers to avoid tax
HM Revenue & Customs has won a legal battle against a £290 million tax avoidance scheme sold to 450 individuals, including Radio One DJ Chris Moyles and fund managers.
Osborne rules out pound for independent Scotland
Chancellor George Osborne ruled out Scotland sharing the pound with the UK in a speech in Edinburgh yesterday.
How Andrew Tyrie took on the regulator
Following Andrew Tyrie’s recent grilling of FCA bosses Martin Wheatley and John Griffith-Jones, we chart his valiant efforts to hold the regulator to account.
Barclays to cut 7,000 UK jobs in 2014
Barclays has announced plans to cut 7,000 UK jobs this year following a drop in profit announced this morning.
Martin's meetings: check out the FCA chief's diary
The Financial Conduct Authority has published chief executive Martin Wheatley’s diary for last three months of 2013.
FCA RDR defence highlights 'big growth' in advisers
The watchdog's chief Martin Wheatley tells the Treasury Select Committee there are more financial advisers in the industry than there were this time last year.
Profile: why Chris Wyllie joined Connor Broadley
Professional footballers are not renowned for their financial acumen, but former Millwall player James Connor is an exception to the rule
Profile: Sarasin's quant boss on how smart beta is shaping private client strategy
Sarasin's head of quant on how private client strategies are having to evolve in an era of smart beta