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Published: 03 December 2009

678 Pages


ISBN: 9780199576333

Bookseller Code (AU)

A new practitioner law publication

Blackstone's Guide to the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000

Second Edition

Edited by Michael Blair QC

Blackstone's Guides

  • An excellent quick reference tool, logically organized and following the structure of the Act
  • Thorough yet concise narrative exploring how the law works in practice
  • Fully revised and updated to include all the amendments to the legislation and its effects since the publication of the last edition
  • Takes into account developments in UK financial services regulation in response to the recent global financial upheaval
  • Includes the full text of the Act, as amended

New to this Edition:

  • Covers all changes since the the publication of the first edition, including amendments required to implement a number of important EU directives, such as The Prospectus Directive, the Market Abuse Directive, the Transparency Directive and the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, and important amendments for domestic purposes, in particular, in the field of consumer credit
  • Provides a lucid account of the policy fields beneath the level of the Act itself

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