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While banks may have been the main targets, advisers also took note when the FSA signalled a clampdown on financial incentives.
With the revelation that the FSA is investigating the bank over commission payments on retail products, it was no surprise that the boss of Lloyds Banking Group would like things to be a bit more ‘boring'.
The FSA may be sticking to its guns over implementing the RDR at the end of this year, but that doesn't mean Andrew Tyrie MP is going to be giving the regulator an easy time.
The pick of this week's articles
It was a busy week for the FSA, with the incentives guidance consultation followed up by another paper proposing rules to speed up client money returns when investment firms fail.
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After a respite though the summer months, the Money Advice Service once again came under attack from MPs for its lack of focus.
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