Members of the Brexit Advisory Group met on 31 March 2021. They discussed the prospects for Scottish independence and the upcoming Scottish elections, the Financial Services Bill, the Trade Bill […]
Together with the European Financial Markets Lawyers Group (the “EFMLG”)—a group of senior legal experts from the EU banking sector, hosted by the European Central Bank, dedicated to making analysis […]
The FMLC has also drawn attention to the possible overlap of the new regime for stablecoins with the existing regime under the E-Money Regulations.
The Committee has expressed the view that safe-harbour legislation would address the worst-case risks of frustration, avoidance or force majeure termination which, although they may have only a small chance of crystallising, would be potentially significant in their impact owing to the systemic importance of market standard terms.
This virtual meeting of the Banking Scoping Forum was moderated by Mark Kalderon of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. Forum members discussed the implementation of Basel III Standards in the U.K., […]
This virtual meeting of the ESG Scoping Forum was moderated by Stuart Doxford of Simmons & Simmons LLP. Forum members discussed the application of the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation to […]
This virtual meeting of the Asset Management Scoping Forum was moderated by Ezra Zahabi of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Forum members discussed the recent events related to […]
This virtual meeting of the Securities Markets Scoping Forum was moderated by Ferdisha Snagg of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. Forum members discussed recent events around GameStop/Robinhood, in particular […]
In order to have a better understanding of impact of Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) and Machine Learning (“ML”) on financial services, the Bank of England (the “BoE”) and the Financial Conduct Authority (the “FCA”) have established the Artificial Intelligence Public-Private Forum (“AIPPF”).
This virtual meeting of the Insurance and Pensions Scoping Forum was moderated by Pollyanna Deane of Fox Williams LLP. Forum members discussed the Supreme Court’s decision in The Financial Conduct […]