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FCA reviews regulation of foreign financial services firms
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 25 SEP 2020
... Authority is reassessing how it should authorise and supervise foreign firms providing financial services in the UK as the Brexit transition period ends. The FCA announced it launched the consultation process in anticipating an increase in the number ...
Chief economist update: Australia on top despite recession
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 4 SEP 2020
... sense of caution amid the lingering uncertainty surrounding the pandemic - and recent reports of hiccups in the UK/Euro Brexit negotiations -- so much so that the Bank of England (BOE) and the Exchequer remain on their toes. The BOE kept the Bank Rate ...
Chief economist update: The All Ords' ups, downs and ups
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 JUL 2020
It seemed so long ago and far away now but it was only a year ago that the All Ordinaries index broke above its all-time high recorded in 2007 before climbing to a new peak in February this year. The mood was good: The US and China have reached a trade ...
Chief economist update: COVID-19 nightmare makes Brexit a dream
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 18 JUN 2020
June 23 marks the fourth year anniversary of Brexit - the day a referendum was held (and Britons voted in favour of) the United Kingdom leaving the European Union (EU). The uncertainty (horror) of it all sent Sterling's effective exchange rate diving ...
Law firm bolsters financial services team
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 15 MAY 2020
... regulatory reviews, and obtaining regulator consents. Most recently, she has advised clients in relation to the impact of Brexit, focussing in particular on corporate governance, and has also helped clients in relation to various individual accountability ...
Chief economist update: Annus horribilis with a vengeance
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 8 MAY 2020
... and purchases at £645 billion - it's also predicting that Britain would experience its worst recession in 300 years. Brexit was a stroll on Hyde Park compared with COVID-19. Ex-BOE governor Mark Carney must be thanking his lucky stars he only had ...
Chief economist update: Turns out Brexit was heaven
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 24 APR 2020
Bad timing it may be but, it is what it is. The coronavirus pandemic struck just when the dark clouds of Brexit uncertainty lifted over the United Kingdom. For the best part of three years, Brexit was on every Brits mind - dampening business investment ...
COVID-19 is not the only factor: deVere
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 APR 2020
... returns," Green said. "These include the uncertainty generated by this year's US presidential election." "The risk of a no-deal Brexit for the UK, EU and global economies also remains a key headwind. Green said another concern should be the longer-term ...
Chief economist update: The crash we have to have
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 10 MAR 2020
... central banks are the new masters of the universe. Grexit, the Jasmine Revolution, North Korea's missile launches, Brexit and Trump's trade war -- and other challenges in-between -- proved no match for central bank money Throw enough money at ...
Remain liquid, defensive and patient: Schroders
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 FEB 2020
... Kase, portfolio manager - fixed income at Schroders. Kase said the concerns investors faced in 2019 - think trade war and Brexit - have come and gone leaving markets relatively unscathed. "The market focus has moved on and we have sailed through relatively ...
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