The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined the UK arm of Interactive Brokers (IBUK) over £1m for failing to identify and report suspicious trades during a one-year period.
Between February 2014 and February 2015, the FCA found "serious and systemic weaknesses" within the firm's post-trade monitoring systems meaning it was prone to not submitting suspicious transaction reports...
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Debt has become the opioid crisis of the global economy.
Bond investors spent most of last year transitioning towards a more fundamentally driven approach to selecting assets.
There is something strange going on in Europe according to some commentators - the market has rallied aggressively post the trade war-induced sell-off in the fourth quarter of 2018.
We expect to see continued market volatility and macroeconomic uncertainty in the UK throughout 2019, not least due to Brexit.