The big issues facing the asset management sector continue to be the assimilation of regulatory change, the adoption of new and developing technologies and the considerable economic pressures on asset managers which in many cases are driving industry consolidation.
Brexit: deal or no deal
At 11pm on March 29, 2019, the UK will leave the EU. If the Withdrawal Agreement is finalised a transitional period will come into effect and last until December 31, 2020.
Senior Managers Regime: the clock is ticking
The FCA has revealed that the extended senior managers and certification regime will come into effect on 9 December 2019.
Insurance Academy 2018
The Insurance Academy aims to assist in-house teams to ensure that their junior lawyers or those lawyers who are new to insurance have a solid understanding of the legal and regulatory principles that apply to contracts of insurance.
Avoiding the pitfalls of an FCA themed visit
Whilst the FCA Business Plan 2018/19 noted that considerable time and resource will be dedicated to Brexit, this is no way diminishes the expectation that firms should continue to demonstrate that culture and good conduct are well embedded.
INTA seminar - Brand protection and product piracy
We are a sponsor of the INTA seminar on “brand protection and product piracy” at the Central Customs Authority in Munich.
In-house legal forum
Keep up to speed with the big issues likely to affect in-house legal teams and join us for a morning seminar which will address some of the most significant developments we think you will face in 2018/2019.
Regulation has become the driving force for sell-side institutions – looming in the background to influence every key business decision.
European data protection conference 2018
Our 6th annual European Data Protection Conference will take place.
Takeover Academy 2018
The rules governing public company takeovers in the UK are complex, and the process can be demanding, involving a range of challenging issues and requirements.