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FCA advises unregulated firms against authorisation applications

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is advising bridging lenders that don’t currently ...

  • Jun 09, 2017
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Finance 4 Business receives Direct Authorisation

Specialist broker Finance 4 Business (F4B) has received direct authorisation from the Fina...

  • Apr 13, 2017
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Specialist provider The Mortgage Lender receives authorisation

The Mortgage Lender, headed up by ex-Mortgages PLC boss Trevor Pothecary, has received aut...

  • May 20, 2016
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‘Lack of clarity’ creates authorisation waiting game for DA brokers

A lengthy waiting time to receive permissions for directly authorised (DA) business is cau...

  • Apr 26, 2016
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Permission to become DA: the FCA waiting game

It's not uncommon for an application to become a directly authorised broker taking somewhe...

  • Apr 07, 2016
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FCA writing to 16,000 customers of defunct debt management firm

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is currently writing to around 16,000 customers of d...

  • Mar 10, 2016
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Wonga receives full FCA consumer credit permissions

Payday loan lender Wonga has secured approval from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) t...

  • Jan 19, 2016
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FCA approval times for growing firms up 85% in two years

Firms trying to expand into new business areas are having to wait 85% longer for Financial...

  • May 06, 2015
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FCA mulls authorisation charge changes

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is considering changing the way it charges firms, in...

  • Jun 24, 2014
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