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The fallout from yesterday’s forex fines
Yesterday saw yet another round of substantial fines by regulators against banks. This time the £3.6bn of fines against banks are for the foreign exchange (forex) scandal, where the banks stand accused of rigging the forex market.
Implementation of the Transparency Directive Amending Directive and other Disclosure Rule and Transparency Rule Changes
HM Treasury and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have published a joint consultation paper (CP15/11) on proposed amendments to the Disclosure and Transparency Rules (DTRs) and the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (FSMA) which are required in order to implement the Transparency Directive Amending Directive ((2013/50/EU) (TDAD).
Developers and landowners often find that development sites are subject to covenants which prohibit certain actions, such as use for a specific purpose, or the construction of or alteration to a building. These covenants are known as restrictive covenants and can have a significant impact on a proposed development.