Economic secretary Ruth Kelly told MPs that the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 introduced a new civil market abuse regime to compliment existing insider dealing and other criminal legislation.
Replying to a question from Buckingham Tory MP John Bercow that ministers have no further plans to amend the legislation ‘although some adjustment of the UK legislation may be necessary when and if the proposed European Market Abuse Directive is agreed.’
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The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements