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 August 23, 2018, the Secretary of State for Exiting the EU, Dominic Raab MP, gave a speech on planning for a no deal Brexit..
August 24, 2018
On July 24, 2018, HM Treasury published a draft of the EEA Passport Rights (Amendment, etc., and Transitional Provisions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 (the draft Regulations) which provide for a temporary permissions regime enabling EEA passporting firms to continue operating in the UK for a limited period of time once the UK leaves the EU..
August 03, 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
Peter Snowdon comments on whether brass plating is a possible regulatory option for banks post-Brexit. .
May 08, 2017