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Depiction of The Consumer Duty: don’t do more—do differently
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The Consumer Duty: don’t do more—do differently

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has finalised the rules, guidance, and implementation period for the new Consumer Duty. The FCA’s journey The Consumer Duty is the product of 15 years of evolution in the regulation of financial services. It’s not so much a change… Read More

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Reflections in the water: insights on Ofwat’s PR24 draft methodology

On 7 July, Ofwat published its draft methodology for its next price review (PR24), setting out in detail how it plans to assess expenditure, financing costs, performance targets and incentives for 2025–30. What are the main components of Ofwat’s proposed methodology, and what might this mean for companies, customers… Read More

The value for money for a temporary reinstatement of EGNOS

The UK’s participation in the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) Programme ended on 25 June 2021, leading to a withdrawal of legal indemnity for the use of EGNOS. EGNOS improves the integrity and precision of GPS services. In particular, the EGNOS safety-of life (SoL) service is used in safety-critical… Read More

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Preparing for Consumer Duty

Due to high demand, Oxera and UK Finance are running this workshop again. The feedback from previous participants included: ‘[This is the] first truly practical application of what the Consumer Duty means’, and ‘Will help enormously with our implementation!’. In collaboration with UK Finance we’re running an interactive… Read More

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