Central counterparty licensing standard issued
The Financial Sector Conduct and Prudential Authorities have issued a joint standard on central counterparty licensing requirements. CompliNEWS contributor Pam Saxby reports that, among other things, it prescribes the administrative and other information to accompany each licence application (including a copy of the relevant founding documents); and matters to be ...
New public finance accounting regulations mooted
National Treasury has called for comments by 1 May 2021 on its intention make regulations of certain International Accounting Standards Board generally recognised practices in the context of public finance management, CompliNEWS contributor Pam Saxby reports. To that end, the Government Notice announcing this comprises Generally Recognised Accounting Practice (GRAP ...
Data and cloud services policy out for comment
A draft national policy national policy on data and cloud services has been gazetted for comment by 1 May, reports CompliNEWS contributor Pam Saxby. Underpinned by government’s commitment to ‘open’ data systems and ‘source frameworks’ (as opposed to those that are ‘closed and exclusive’), it seeks to encourage increased investment ...
SARB funding in resolution paper out for comment