Financial services

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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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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Implications for the insurance sector

The House of Commons Treasury Select Committee (TSC) has launched an inquiry into EU regulation of insurance.  The inquiry will allow the TSC to look at the case for retaining, losing or adapting Solvency II in a post-Brexit world.  Its Chairman, Andrew … Continue reading

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BREXIT: WHAT NEXT FOR BOARDS?

Businesses need to plan for the post-Brexit world using the best intelligence they can access.  The UK’s vote to leave the EU has caused a shock to the currency markets, ushered in a period of unprecedented political change and prompted … Continue reading

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