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CULTURE AND CONDUCT RISK REPORT 2018: FX Global Code, incentives and drivers of behavior, firms' progress

LONDON/NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence) - Thomson Reuters has undertaken its fifth annual survey of how financial services firms are managing conduct risk and embedding cultural change policies to meet growing regulatory expectations. The results highlight year-on-year and regional trends, enabling firms to benchmark their approach to the practical implications of culture and conduct risk with the wider industry. The report provides valuable insight into industry challenges and

CULTURE AND CONDUCT RISK REPORT 2018: Executive summary and regulatory developments

LONDON/NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence) - Thomson Reuters has undertaken its fifth annual survey on how firms around the world are managing the challenges presented by the regulatory focus on culture and conduct risk. As in previous years, the research provides an opportunity for firms, and specifically compliance practitioners, to give their views and opinions on how they manage culture and mitigate conduct risk in the financial services industry.

RPT-COLUMN-Tribalism and energy analysis: Kemp

Highly intelligent people may be more rather than less likely to succumb to motivated reasoning, cherry-picking evidence to reinforce their existing beliefs and ignoring contradictory data.

Analysis: China's U.S. bond rebalancing would hold few fears for Fed

Federal Reserve policymakers reacted coolly to a report on Wednesday that China could curb its massive U.S. debt purchases, pointing out that such rebalancing by countries can be healthy and would not likely disrupt the U.S. central bank's plan to trim its own bond portfolio.

Fitch Affirms Seven Platinum Trust Transactions at 'BBB-sf'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, December 21 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings of pass-through certificates (PTCs) from seven Platinum Trust transactions at 'BBB-sf'. The Outlooks are Stable. All transactions are securitisations of Indian auto loans originated by Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Co. Ltd (CIFCL). A full list of rating actions follows at the end of this ratings action commentary. KEY RATING DRIVERS The affirmations reflect the


Trump to ask Justice Department to look into campaign surveillance claims

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump demanded on Twitter on Sunday that the Justice Department look into whether his 2016 presidential campaign was infiltrated or surveilled by the agency or the FBI under the Obama administration. | Video