Final rules for new deposit protection limit (UK)

Finance and Legal
On 30 January, the compensation limit for deposits with banks, building societies, credit unions and other firms authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority in the event of a firm’s insolvency was increased from £75,000 to £85,000. The limit for joint
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100% Business Rates Retention (E)

Business
21/02/2017. How to reward local authorities for achieving growth in business rates and help them share and manage risk are key questions in a consultation marking the latest stage in reforming the local government finance system to allow authorities to
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Tackling Tobacco Duty Evasion (UK)

Finance and Legal
21/02/2017 People who persist in smuggling small amounts of tobacco through Customs on a regular basis could face ‘multiplying penalties’ that increase by 100% of the potential lost revenue (PLR) for each subsequent wrongdoing committed within a specified period, under
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Investing Through Open-Ended Funds In Illiquid Assets (UK).

Finance and Legal
13/02/2017. The practice of investing open-ended funds in illiquid assets – eg land and buildings, infrastructure and unlisted securities – is the focus of a Financial Conduct Authority discussion paper seeking views on the problems that can arise how well
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Digitalising Land Registration Rules (E, W)

Finance and Legal
13/02/2017 Land Registry customers will be offered digital alternatives to paper conveyancing and registration, under changes proposed to the Land Registration Rules 2003. Far from being a radical review of the rules, the proposed changes are the minimum the Registry
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