FS weekly highlights—12 November 2020

FS weekly highlights—12 November 2020

In this issue



Brexit news
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
UK, EU and international regulators and bodies
Financial stability, recovery and resolution
Risk management and controls
Financial crime
Consumer protection
Investigations, enforcement and discipline
Dispute resolution for financial services lawyers
Regulation of benchmarks and IBOR reform
Regulation of capital markets
Regulation of derivatives
Investment funds and asset management
Securities financing transactions
Banks and mutuals
Regulation of insurance
Payment services and systems
Fintech and cryptoassets
Sustainable finance
Dates for your diary


Brexit news

Chancellor’s statement on post-Brexit future of UK financial services addresses equivalence, green finance and fintech

The chancellor of the exchequer, Rishi Sunak, outlined the government’s planned approach to financial services post-Brexit, saying that the UK will remain an open, attractive international financial centre and will extend its global leadership in green finance and financial technology. He also announced the publication of a new guidance document setting out the UK’s approach to equivalence with overseas jurisdictions, as well as a package of equivalence decisions relating to the EU and EEA member states.

Source: Chancellor sets out ambition

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Prior to joining LexisNexis in 2016 as a paralegal, Lauren was an adjudicator at the Financial Ombudsman Service. There she resolved consumers’ complaints, and gained knowledge about a wide variety of financial products. Before this she studied Law at Nottingham Trent University.