Nov

2021

09

London, 9 November 2021 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB), Bank of England (the Bank) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have today announced signing a tri-party Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The MoU sets out a high-level framework form … … read more.

Sep

2021

30

FMSB publishes Spotlight Review on examining hybrid working risks in FICC markets   30 September 2021 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB) has today published a Spotlight Review which examines hybr … … read more.

Aug

2021

18

The FMSB Annual Report 2020, published on 2 June 2021, presents the significant progress made during 2020 and outlines our priorities for 2021.   … read more.

Jul

2021

28

28 July 2021 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (“FMSB”) today publishes the finalised Standard on use of Term SONIA reference rates. The Standard was initially published as a Transparency Draft on 24 March 2021. Since its publication, UK regulators ha … … read more.

Jun

2021

07

7 June 2021 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (“FMSB”) today announces the appointment of Myles McGuinness as its new Chief Executive Officer. Myles joins FMSB from NatWest Markets where he has spent the last 20 years across a number of senior roles, … … read more.

Mar

2021

24

24 March 2021 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (“FMSB”) today publishes a Transparency Draft of a new Standard on use of Term SONIA reference rates. … read more.

Mar

2021

02

2 March 2021 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB), a standard setting body for the wholesale fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) markets, today announces the appointment of Edward Davey as its first Chief Operating Officer.Most recentl … … read more.

Dec

2020

16

Speech delivered by Mark Yallop, FMSB Chair, on 15 December 2020 at the 4th International Initiatives in Behavioural Financial Regulation and Policy virtual seminar: ‘Pandemic Shocks, Financial Institutions, Markets and Behaviours’ … read more.

Sep

2020

07

7 September 2020 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB) has today published a Spotlight Review looking at the challenges in measuring quality of trade execution and how this varies across differ … … read more.

Aug

2020

03

3 August 2020 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB) has today published a Spotlight Review looking at current and future challenges that FICC market participants face in market surveillance. This Spotlight Review outlines: factors driving the pace … … read more.

Jul

2020

27

27 July 2020 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB) has today published a Spotlight Review which examines remote working risks in FICC markets. Following COVID-19 being declared a global pandemic and the closure of many offices, FMSB formed a workin … … read more.