Tag Archives: Compliance

The SBEEA: Register of Significant Beneficial Ownership

The SBEEA (Part I: People with Significant Control) Against the backdrop of an increasing push for greater transparency of company ownership, the Small Business Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (“SBEEA“) took effect on 6 April 2016 which implements the beneficial disclosure requirements of the EU Fourth Money Laundering Directive. The SBEEA imposes a requirement on … Continue Reading

FSA fines and bans Hedge Fund compliance officer

This post was written by Maria Wall. On 22 November 2011, the Financial Services Authority (“FSA”) publicised that it had fined Dr. Sandradee Joseph £14,000 and banned her from performing any significant influence function in regulated financial services for breaching Principle 6 of the FSA’s Statements of Principle for Approved Persons. … Continue Reading
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