Thursday, 11 August 2016
The National Treasury has provided an update on the introduction of the twin peaks financial regulatory framework: see here (pdf). Legislation - the Financial Sector Regulation Bill (here, pdf) - is already before Parliament (its progress can be followed here). Revisions are proposed and are shown in an annotated copy of the Bill available here (pdf). An impact study has also been published: see here (pdf). Regulations concerning the over-the-counter derivatives market have also been published: see here. Further background information is available here.