Lexology PRO | European Union, Finland, Italy, etc. | 9 Nov 2023
Malta calls for clearer policy wordings, the UK consults on policyholder protection coverage levels, and Finland warns of accelerated inflation risk – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | United Kingdom | 24 Oct 2023
This guide will assist in-house counsel, private practice lawyers, risk and compliance teams and others understand who regulates the financial services sector in the UK and how they do it.The guide is an introduction to the key financial services regulators including the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Recent changes have started to reshape the......
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, etc. | 29 Jun 2023
A look at what is on the horizon for global in-house and compliance teams, including key changes around consumer protection, virtual assets, operational resilience, and financial crime prevention.
Lexology PRO | European Union, United Kingdom | 29 Jun 2023
The European Commission lays out plans for a digital euro and revising its payments directive, while the EU Council and Parliament have agreed texts for the implementation of Basel III – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | European Union, United Kingdom | 20 Apr 2023
UK regulators set priorities to secure the future of open banking, the EBA consults on guidelines for reporting historical data, and the UK FCA takes the lead in the Wider Implications Framework – plus other key updates.
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 13 Mar 2023
At 7am on 13 March 2023 Silicon Valley Bank UK Limited (SVB UK), the UK subsidiary of the US bank, was sold to HSBC UK Bank Plc (HSBC) for £1. This…
Ropes & Gray LLP | United Kingdom | 12 Mar 2023
As we continue to work with clients regarding the Bank of England’s statement as to its intention to apply to place Silicon Valley Bank UK Limited…
Shearman & Sterling LLP | European Union, United Kingdom | 14 Feb 2023
The U.K. Government has published its much-anticipated proposals for regulating the cryptoasset industry. These proposals, currently in the form of a…
Lexology PRO | Global | 30 Jan 2023
The international derivatives industry body has rolled out a set of common documentations for crypto derivatives, as it seeks to address legal issues arising from the “Crypto Winter”.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, European Union, etc. | 10 Jan 2023
Australia consults on new consumer protection measures, France outlines proposals for an open finance framework, and Wells Fargo is fined US$3.7 billion for consumer protection violations – plus other key updates.