The FCA has published its latest Policy Development Update (issue 36). The update covers:

  • FCA publications issued since last edition;
  • information about recent FCA Handbook related and other developments;
  • other FCA publications – consumer publications, guidance consultations and finalised guidance; and
  • an updated timetable for forthcoming publications.

In relation to forthcoming FCA publications it is expected that in:

  • Autumn 2016, the FCA will release the third Consultation Paper on MiFID II implementation;
  • February 2017, there will be a Consultation Paper on the implementation of Benchmarks Regulation;
  • H1 2017, there will be a Policy Statement to Consultation Paper 15/43: MiFID II implementation;
  • Early 2017, there will be a Policy Statement to Consultation Paper 16/19: MiFID II implementation; and
  • the September 2016 Quarerly Consultation Paper will include proposals covering the implementation of the Recovery and Resolution Directive resulting from supervisory feedback and European Banking Authority Guidelines/Binding Technical Standards.

View FCA policy development update – issue 36, 5 August 2016