A spotlight on D&I in the Financial Services sector

In a new podcast, FSR Partner Hywel Jenkins joins colleagues from our Employment practice – Partner Christine Young and Senior Associate David Palmer – to discuss the key points for regulated firms in light of the regulators’ increasing focus on diversity and inclusion (D&I). Read more

Regulation in Focus Podcast: FCA’s regulatory decision-making proposals – faster and less costly, but at what price?

The latest edition of our Regulation in Focus podcast series features Karen Anderson and Andrew Procter, both partners in our FSR practice and both former regulators, in conversation about the FCA's plans to streamline regulatory decision-making, which - if the FCA proceeds as proposed - will be a significant change to how authorisation, supervision and enforcement are delivered. Read more

Regulation in Focus Podcast Episode 4 – March 2021

The FCA's recently released guidance on protecting vulnerable customers is the subject of our latest podcast. In it we discuss how the guidance will further the FCA's aim of ensuring that vulnerable consumers experience outcomes as good as other consumers and receive consistently fair treatment across all FCA regulated firms and sectors. Read more

Corporate Crime & Investigations Podcast Episode 3: Recent Activity in Deferred Prosecution Agreements

In our Corporate Crime & Investigations podcast we look to bring you timely and incisive commentary on key developments in the CC&I space. In this third episode we discuss recent activity regarding Deferred Prosecution Agreements (DPAs). We focus specifically on three DPAs secured by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) involving Guralp Systems, Airbus and G4S Care and Justice Services. Read more

Regulation in Focus Podcast Episode 3 – January 2020

The third episode of Regulation in Focus, our podcast series of short, sharp insights into regulatory issues that matter to you, features Katherine Dillon and Emma Reid from our non-contentious financial services regulatory practice in London, discussing the role that equivalence might play in accessing EU markets post-Brexit. Read more

Regulation in Focus Podcast Episode 2 – December 2019

The second episode of Regulation in Focus, our podcast series of short, sharp insights into regulatory issues that matter to you, features London partners Hywel Jenkins (contentious financial services regulatory) and Christine Young (employment) discussing our top 5 tips for dealing with employee misconduct investigations in a regulated context. Read more