Data Protection Act 2018

The Data Protection Act 2018 replaces the Data Protection Act 1998 and provides a comprehensive legal framework for data protection in the UK, supplemented by the GDPR until the UK leaves the EU.

FCA publishes its Business Plan for 2018/19

In its Business Plan for 2018/19, the FCA shows mitigating the effect of Brexit is its key priority for the coming year, supplemented by seven priorities across the financial sectors it regulates and other priorities within each of those seven sectors.

Senior Managers Regime

The FCA publishes CP16/1 “Consequential changes to the Senior Managers Regime” amending the concept of the ‘presumption of responsibility’ within SMR


Further changes to DISP to come into effect