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UK’s top companies failing to provide clear measures of ethical standards, warns IIA

While many FTSE100 companies say they operate ethically, very few offer clear measures to prove this, according to a new IIA study. . .

http://auditandrisk.org.uk/news/uks-top-companies-failing-to-provide-clear-measures-of-ethical-standards-warns-iia



EBA says impact of liquidity coverage requirements for EU banks not likely to have adverse effects

The European Banking Authority published today its impact assessment report for liquidity coverage requirements. Overall, this analysis points to improvements of EU banks’ compliance with Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR) requirements and shows that the implementation of the LCR is not likely to have a negative impact on the stability of financial markets and of the supply of bank lending. The report is based on liquidity data provided by 322 European banks, covering about 2/3 of total banking assets in the EU, and it will inform EU policies aimed at strengthening the resilience of EU banks.

http://www.eba.europa.eu/-/eba-says-impact-of-liquidity-coverage-requirements-for-eu-banks-not-likely-to-have-adverse-effects




JPMorgan settles currency manipulation lawsuit in U.S.

JPMorgan Chase & Co has become the first bank to settle a U.S. antitrust lawsuit in which investors accused 12 major banks of rigging prices in the $5 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market. . .

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/01/05/us-jpmorgan-forex-jpmorgan-idUSKBN0KE1A420150105



Five predictions for digital security in 2015

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence has made five predictions for the top issues likely to affect digital security and the development of cyber crime in the coming year. . .

http://auditandrisk.org.uk/news/five-predictions-for-digital-security-in-2015