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From 1st April 2013 significant changes to the way financial services firms are regulated were implemented in the UK. This module describes how the Financial Services regulation is expected to work following the implementation of the regulatory reforms.

On completion of this course, you will gain an understanding of:

  • the Financial Services regulatory arrangements that commenced on 1 April 2013
  • the background to the changes in financial services regulation
  • the Memorandum of Understanding between the FCA and the PRA
  • the proposed Financial Conduct Authority
  • the proposed Prudential Regulation Authority
  • the Financial Services Bill
  • the changes to authorisations
  • the FCA approach to regulation
  • the PRA approach to regulation
  • arrangements for Handbooks for the PRA and the FCA

Key information

  • learn at your own pace
  • help meet your annual CPD requirements
  • develop your own learning needs.

BPP is a leading provider of online technical CPD for accounting professionals. 

Disclaimer: This course is available for ACCA members, you may need your ACCA membership number to complete your booking. This course and outline is provided by a third-party course provider. All course bookings are subject to the terms and conditions set by the course provider. Please see individual supplier pages for full terms and conditions. ACCA takes no liability for bookings made with third-party suppliers.


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Date: Ongoing
Duration: 1 hour
CPD Units: 1