Finance

EIGHT MONTHS TO BREXIT: IS YOUR BUSINESS PREPARED?

As the clock ticks down to 29 March 2019, the UK and the EU are stepping up their preparations for the possibility of a “no-deal” outcome. From a corporate governance and risk management perspective, businesses that have not done so … Continue reading

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Banks, Brexit and what’s next?

The global financial crisis in 2008 and the slump that followed were predicted to change the face of international banking, mark a retreat from globalism and result in much tighter regulation of institutions. The last is undoubtedly true, particularly in … Continue reading

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European Banking Authority (EBA) provides guidance to authorities and institutions on Brexit relocations

  The EBA has published an opinion on Brexit-related issues, in order to ensure the consistent application of EU legislation to UK-based financial services firms who are seeking to establish in the EU27 or to enhance their presence to retain … Continue reading

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Fintechs and Regulators adapt to each other

The post below was first published on our Fintech blog Companies specialising in internet and new technologies (so-called Fintechs) continue to play a key role in the French economy (for example in developing credit activities, targeting in particular the financing … Continue reading

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FINANCIAL LIST JUDGES EXPECT BREXIT PROCESS TO GIVE RISE TO NEED FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS TEST CASES

The post below was first published on our Litigation Notes blog. The Financial Markets Test Case pilot scheme, which was due to end in September this year, is to be extended for a further three years. The scheme will also … Continue reading

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