News Archive for December 2014
The House of Commons library have published a standard note on the retail distribution review, explaining "the background to the review; its possible consequences and includes the first independent review of how the RDR has affected the sector two years on".
The Financial Times reports that, following the Financial Conduct Authority's publication of Europe Economics' report on the impact of the retail distribution review, the Treasury Committee is set to question them on the post-implementation findings of the review, to ensure that the expected benefits of the regulatory reforms flow to consumers.
Articles responding to Europe Economics' report on the impact of the retail distribution review for the Financial Conduct Authority have appeared in Citywire: New Model Adviser, Citywire: Wealth Manager and the Financial Times. Please click 'read more' for links to these articles.
Europe Economics have written a report quantifying the economic impact of palm oil on the UK and EU economy, as reported in The Grocer.