Following the Global Financial Crisis of 2008/9, the South African government undertook to explore forms of prudential regulation of the financial services sector based on the “Twin Peaks” model employed in developed markets such as the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. This legislation is intended to anticipate and prevent financial crises as well as protect consumer rights by enforcing fair market conduct. Read More (PDF)
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