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Joint Standard 2 of 2020 – Margin Requirements for non …

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) and the Prudential Authority (PA), acting with the concurrence of the South African Reserve Bank, recently published a Joint Standard which prescribes margin requirements for non-centrally cleared OTC derivative transactions. The Joint Standard applies to a provider entering into non-centrally cleared OTC derivative transactions with a counterparty or a […]

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Social media – 4 ways to step up your game

Social media is important to financial advisors, because more and more people are looking to social media, and the online space in general, for insurance information. Various reports have also revealed that more people are spending time online during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the UK, during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic in April, Britain’s […]

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Final Conduct Standard for Banks – Aims to ensure fair tre …

“The Conduct Standard for Banks is the first step towards rolling out a comprehensive market conduct regulatory framework for the banking sector. The main objective of the Conduct Standard is to introduce requirements ensuring the fair treatment of financial customers of banks,” the FSCA notes in FSCA communication 38 OF 2020 (BANKS). The just-released Conduct Standard […]

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