FCA says investment managers are paying too little in regulatory fees

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The UK financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has asserted that investment management principal firms too often have "weak or under-developed governance arrangements" for appointed representatives (ARs). In a letter to CEOs of principal firms, the FCA said they risk facing action from the UK regulator. The FCA has told investment management principal firms to tighten up governance of appointed representatives, or face action from the regulator. The sternly worded "D...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.