Financial Conduct Authority
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Financial Conduct Authority

https://www.fca.org.uk
Last activity: 12.07.2024
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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) regulates the conduct of nearly 60,000 businesses. We aim to make sure that financial markets work well so that consumers get a fair deal.

We want consumers to have access to financial services products that meet their needs, from firms they can trust.

To support this, we deliver our work through three objectives:
• To secure an appropriate degree of protection for consumers
• To protect and enhance the integrity of the UK financial system
• To promote effective competition in the interests of consumers.

We are accountable to the Treasury – which is responsible for the UK’s financial system – and Parliament. However, we’re an independent body and we do not receive any funding from the Government. We are funded entirely by the firms that we regulate.

The FCA is proud to be ranked on Glassdoor as a top 10 UK company for work/life balance. With us, you will find opportunities to make a difference on a national scale, and develop skills and insights that you wouldn’t find anywhere else. Visit https://www.fca.org.uk/careers to discover our latest opportunities.

The FCA is one of the UK’s two financial regulators, together with the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA).
Portfolio
1
Mentions
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Location: United Kingdom, England, London
Employees: 1001-5000
Founded date: 2013
Investment Type: Accelerator

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DateNameWebsiteTotal RaisedLocation
01.12.2020Pomelo Paypomelopay.com$12.82MUnited Kin...

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04.06.2024Fashion Brand SHEIN to submit US $ 63.70 billion London IPO prospectusImage Courtesy: https://www.designscene.net Following regulatory disputes and resistance from U.S. lawmakers to its attempted listing in New York, SHEIN, a fast-fashion brand valued at US $ 66 billion after a fundraising round previous year...
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03.06.2024Online fashion giant Shein to file prospectus for £50 billion London float, Sky News reportsOnline fashion giant Shein is preparing to file a prospectus with UK's Financial Conduct Authority for approval ahead of its potential London float which could value it at about 50 billion pounds ($63.70 billion), Sky News reported on Sunda...
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