Letter to HM Treasury: Financial Promotions Rules for Cryptoassets

Following the publication of HM Treasury’s response to its 2020 Consultation on cryptoasset promotions and the FCA’s consultation on strengthening financial promotion rules for high-risk investments, including cryptoassets, stakeholders have brought to the Committee’s attention several potential areas of legal uncertainty in relation to the regulation of cryptoassets and related activities in the U.K. 

Response to European Commission Consultation: A New Digital Finance Strategy: 26 June 2020

In Q3 2020 the European Commission is scheduled to propose a new Digital Finance Strategy/FinTech Action Plan that sets out a number of areas that public policy should focus on in the coming five years.  A Consultation designed to gather stakeholders’ views on policies to support digital finance, which will inform that strategy, was published in April 2020.