FCA consults on extending Directory information submission timeframe

From December 2020 to March 2021

Hannah Godfrey
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“These proposed changes recognise the exceptional stress placed on financial services firms by the Covid-19 pandemic" - FCA's Jonathan Davidson.
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“These proposed changes recognise the exceptional stress placed on financial services firms by the Covid-19 pandemic" - FCA's Jonathan Davidson.

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is consulting on making changes to its rules following the extension to the deadline by which FCA solo-regulated firms need to have implemented the certification regime.

Last month the Treasury announced the deadline that firms must have first assessed the fitness and propriety of their certified staff will be delayed until 31 March 2021. The change will give fi...

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