Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

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Period: 02 Sep 2004 - 11 Jul 2024

FSA calls on financial services firms to improve IT security

Banks are failing to keep pace with IT security in the fight against fraud according to a report from the UK's Financial Services Authority (FSA). The watchdog also warns that criminals are applying for jobs in financial services firms in order to gain access to sensitive customer data.

FSA to crack down on financial fraud risks

The Financial Services Authority is to step up its examination of bank anti-fraud safeguards in an effort to cut down on soaring levels of financial crime.

Electronic checks mooted under FSA proposals for relaxing customer ID rules

The UK's financial watchdog is proposing a relaxation of customer ID rules for anti-money laundering, including the acceptance of electronic verification checks.

Bank of Ireland fined for anti-money laundering breaches

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has fined the Bank of Ireland (BoI) £375,000 for failing to have in place systems to detect a series of high-risk, cash transactions worth approximately £2 million, in breach of anti-money laundering regulations.