Financial Markets Regulatory Outlook 2018

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Financial Markets Regulatory Outlook 2018

Bringing it all together

Although some regulatory authorities have publicly recognized the challenges of getting over the line in time, there is no room for industries to relax.

Executive Summary

2018 has a concentration of regulatory deadlines, which in combination touch all sectors of financial services. There is MiFID II, PRIIPs, the EU Benchmarks Regulation, the Insurance Distribution Directive, the revised Payment Services Directive, and the General Data Protection Regulation.

The focus on meeting these in such a short space of time will come with a significant opportunity cost. Firms will not have been able to exploit the potential synergies that exist between several of these regulations, and have had to divert resources from other strategic priorities. In a number of areas, we are expecting some firms to have to undertake significant remediation work after the deadline to make compliance more efficient and effective.

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Inside Magazine Risk Global edition, February 2018

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