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BoE announces launch of public register for UK money markets code

On 17 September 2018, the Bank of England published a press release announcing the launch of the public register (the Register) for the UK money markets code (the Code). The Code is a voluntary code setting out the standards expected … Continue reading

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Government confirms intended date of SFGB launch

On 4 September 2018, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Work and Pensions, Guy Opperman, confirmed that following the recent appointments of its Chair and Chief Executive, the Single Financial Guidance Body (SFGB) is expected to launch in January 2019. This body, created … Continue reading

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Senators Ask SEC To Launch Insider Trading Investigation Into Wilbur Ross

Three top Democrats asked the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission to open an insider trading investigation into Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross in a letter sent Wednesday, nine days after Forbes first reported a suspicious transaction involving a company with ties … Continue reading

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Survivors of Pulse Nightclub Massacre Launch Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Orlando and Police Department

Survivors of the Pulse Nightclub killings in 2016 plan to pursue a civil rights lawsuit against the City of Orlando and the Orlando Police Department. The suit, reports WMFE, accuses law enforcement of violating the civil rights of survivors by … Continue reading

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"Cannabis supporters brace for lackadaisical launch of marijuana in Ohio"

The title of this post is the headline of this local article providing a partial update on the roll-out of medical marijuana in the Buckeye State. I like the headline because it has a nice alliteration, "lackadaisical launch," which I … Continue reading

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