LONDON The weeks before Easter are usually some of the busiest of the year for bankers, lawyers and consultants in the City of London, as clients rush to get deals done before a run of public holidays.
LONDON Taking on the Big Four accounting firms will remain a lengthy and costly challenge for smaller rivals in Britain despite the regulatory leg-up unveiled on Thursday, but France has shown it can be done over a decade.
LONDON, April 18 The weeks before Easter are
usually some of the busiest of the year for bankers, lawyers and
consultants in the City of London, as clients rush to get deals
done before a run of public holidays.
LONDON Britain's "Big Four" accounting firms must ringfence auditing from their consultancy work, the country's competition watchdog said on Thursday in a response to book-keeping failures such as at construction company Carillion and retailer BHS.
LONDON, April 15 Committees that check if
employees get a good deal from their work pension should also
consider how retirement schemes examine the impact of climate
change on investments, Britain's markets watchdog proposed on
LONDON Britain's massive financial services sector won't get special access to the European Union after Brexit, City of London financial district chief Catherine McGuinness said on Wednesday.
LONDON Aquis Exchange has revised its no-deal Brexit strategy in an effort to steal a march on rivals in the face of curbs on where investors can buy and sell stocks.
LONDON Global financial regulators are developing a coordinated surveillance system to spot new threats from looser lending standards and high asset values, the chair of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) said on Tuesday.