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Treasury review will see FSA handbook re-written

The Treasury review of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 will see a rewriting of the FSA handbook. The FSA will reduce the size of the handbook whilst retaining consumer safeguards. The regulator will also issue around ten tailored guides to the handbook in the next 12 months similar to the short guides already issued to mortgage and general insurance advisers earlier this year. The FSA handbook website is also being improved and updated to make it easier to use.

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