August 2017 / 202 posts found

Bank of England urged to share Brexit plan details – BBC News

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In April, the PRA asked all the firms it regulated for a summary of their contingency plans for the UK's exit from the EU. The firms had until 14 July to respond. 'Grateful for details' Ms Morgan wrote in the letter that she "would be grateful for some details on the outcome of this exercise". She said there was no need to disclose "any firm-specific information", but asked whether all firms had responded to the request. Ms Morgan also asked for the PRA's assessment of how prepared the firms it regulated were for a no deal scenario. Commenting on her [...]

Men urged to report ‘stumbled upon’ child abuse images – BBC News

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Some 54% said accidentally clicking on child sexual abuse (CSA) images and grooming was their main online worry. Susie Hargreaves, chief executive of the IWF, said while it was encouraging that a large proportion of young men would contact the authorities, the rest needed to be told how to report images of abused children. "We need to get that message out to more young people - and let them know that they can report these disturbing illegal images to our hotline, anonymously," she said. 'Complex online world' Since its launch almost 21 years ago, the IWF has identified and removed [...]