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Brexit planning: The UK enters into agreements with the U.S. and Switzerland to replicate existing agreements
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA, Switzerland, United Kingdom, European Union
  • January 31 2019

On 18 December 2018 the UK and the U.S. signed an agreement on the prudential supervision of insurance and reinsurance companies. Shortly thereafter


Switzerland introduces "relaxed" FinTech licence
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • December 5 2018

What has happened? The new licence, which will be effective from January 2019, introduces "relaxed requirements" and aims to boost "innovative


Swiss regulator issues factsheet on virtual currencies
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • September 4 2018

The Swiss financial regulator has released a factsheet on cryptocurrencies, reminding market participants that even though Switzerland does not


Switzerland looks to relax AML rules for FinTechs
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • August 30 2018

What has happened? The Swiss financial regulator is planning to relax anti-money laundering (AML) rules for "small" FinTechs, as part of a drive to


BHR News Flash: Swiss proposal to impose human rights due diligence requirements reaches the next stage of the legislative process
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • May 24 2018

In December 2017, our blog post discussed how a coalition of Swiss civil society organisations launched the Responsible Business Initiative (“RBI”), i


SFC and FINMA sign FinTech co-operation agreement
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland, Hong Kong
  • February 27 2018

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong and the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) have agreed to co-operate on


Switzerland: The next frontier for mandatory human rights due diligence?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • December 1 2017

Proposals are being considered to amend the Swiss constitution to require mandatory human rights due diligence for companies based in Switzerland


Swissmedic updates requirements concerning the Fast-Track Authorisation Procedure
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • October 16 2017

On 1 October 2017, the Swiss Agency for therapeutic products ("Swissmedic") updated its guidance document concerning the Fast-Track authorisation


.CH leads the way in the battle against fraud
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • October 4 2017

SWITCH, the Registry responsible for the country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) .CH, recently published an article on the subject of counterfeit goods


Hogan Lovells Global Payments Newsletter - November 2016
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Australia, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, European Union, France
  • December 5 2016

Welcome to the Hogan Lovells Global Payments Newsletter. In this monthly publication we provide an overview of the most recent payments, regulatory