FMA updates Strategic Risk Outlook

FMA updates Strategic Risk Outlook Financial Markets Authority chief executive Rob Everett says changing market conditions pose a risk to investors. More foreign exchange and other trading platforms are targeting New Zealand investors promising high returns. But some are nothing more

FMA puts spotlight on complex financial products aimed at attracting yield seekers; Works with KiwiSaver providers

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is turning its attention to the risks our low, but about to be tightened, interest rate environment poses. It warns low interest rates and volatile equity markets have seen more complex financial products emerge to

FMA thinks hard about tech disruption in strategy refresh

Feb. 14 (BusinessDesk) – The Financial Markets Authority is bracing for rapid changes as a result of technology advances with automated financial advice, known as robo-advice, the most obvious candidate. In a refresh of its strategic risk outlook, the (press release)

FMA updates Strategic Risk Outlook

Today the Financial Markets Authority published its updated Strategic Risk Outlook (SRO) . This is a foundation FMA document and sets out how the regulator identifies and prioritises the key risks to its overall objective of fair, efficient and

New Zealand’s FMA monitors binary options but no action yet

The regulator has spotted a rise in FX and binary options firms targeting New Zealand investors. New Zealand’s Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has earlier today published an updated version of its Strategic Risk Outlook. The new version of the

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