Peter Snowdon is a legal consultant in the financial services group, specialising in financial service regulatory law. Before joining us Peter worked in the General Counsel’s Division of the Financial Service Authority advising on on EU regulatory law, cross border issues and money laundering.
Peter’s areas of practice include financial services regulatory law, passporting and cross border issues, anti-money laundering, financial promotion, retail banking and consumer credit.
Peter advises a broad range of clients from both the retail and wholesale sectors.
Peter is a regular speaker on financial service regulatory issues. Peter’s was joint author of the E-commerce chapter in Butterworths Regulation Law Service and author of the money laundering chapter of Financial Services Law (Oxford University Press) Financial services regulation.
Peter sits on the Futures and Options Association Anti-Money Laundering Committee and is a regular speaker on financial services regulatory issues.
On November 23, 2018, the FCA published its second Brexit consultation, Consultation Paper 18/36: Brexit: Proposed changes to the Handbook and Binding Technical Standards – second consultation (CP18/36). In CP18/36 the FCA sets out its proposals for amending the Handbook and onshoring BTS related to those statutory instruments that HM Treasury published after its first Brexit consultation paper published in October. A list of the HM Treasury statutory instruments and BTS covered by the consultation can be found in Annexes 3 and 4 of CP18/36. .
December 13, 2018
On 14 November 2018, Prime Minister Theresa May formally announced that a draft agreement had been reached with the EU on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU (the Agreement) – which will occur on 29 March 2019. .
November 30, 2018
The Association of Foreign Banks (AFB), in conjunction with global firm Norton Rose Fulbright, has launched its second report on the impact of Brexit on the foreign banking sector in the UK. .
September 20, 2018
The Association of Foreign Banks (AFB), in conjunction with global firm Norton Rose Fulbright, has launched a report on the impact of Brexit on the foreign banking sector in the UK..
November 29, 2017