The Panel’s aim is to provide early and effective industry input into the FCA’s important strategic issues and policy development from a wholesale perspective. As such, it has identified two themes and six priority areas of work for the coming year:

The themes through which the Panel will consider new regulations, policy decisions and the FCA’s approach are  “international framework” and "Targeted, proportionate, and effective regulation".

The priority areas of work are:

  • Recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic
  • Post-Brexit regulatory framework
  • FCA transformation
  • LIBOR transition
  • Sustainable finance
  • Investment and private markets