The Financial Services Authority

The Financial Services Authority(FSA) is the regulator of the financial services industry in the UK.

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FSA Requires Action of the HSBC Group

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The Financial Services Authority (FSA), as lead regulator for the HSBC Group globally, is taking action in relation to issues in respect of HSBC’s compliance with anti-money laundering rules and US sanctions requirements.

BlackRock Fined £9.5m For Client Money Breaches

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The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has fined BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited (BIM) £9,533,100 for failing to protect client money adequately by not putting trust letters in place for certain money market deposits, and for failing to take reasonable care to organise and control its affairs responsibly in relation to the identification and protection of client money.