FCA expecting passporting to continue post-Brexit

Firms and funds solely regulated in the UK by the FCA will need to give the regulator notice the day before the UK officially exits the EU if they want to benefit from a temporary permissions regime, proposed by the Government today. While an implementation period is still yet to be agreed, a statement from […]


Bitcoin investment: what do investors make of the craze?

Are fund investors ready to jump on board with the Bitcoin investment craze? Bitcoin was launched in 2009 in the midst of the financial crisis, but the cryptocurrency had remained under the radar until its soaring prices caught public attention this year. Now the price of one Bitcoin is nearing $20,000. That represents an almost […]

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London Stock Exchange head ousted in board row

London Stock Exchange chief executive Xavier Rolet has left the business months ahead of his planned exit next year after escalating tensions with the board and investors. Rolet has “agreed to step down with immediate effect” at the board’s request, the business said this morning. Chairman Donald Brydon will also leave the board in 2019 […]


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