Market abuse risks

Insider dealing and unlawful disclosure

Market manipulation

Market manipulation encompass a wide range of potential behaviours. Examples of market manipulation are set out below:

False or misleading signals and price securing

Manipulative behaviours relating to the employment of a fictitious device or any other form of deception of contrivance

FCA FX specified risk

FCA oversaw a market wide remediation programme following the FX trading scandal. Through their remediation programme, FCA set out behaviours and risks that span across market manipulation and inappropriate order handling. FCA focused on the following unacceptable behaviours:

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