An overview of the potential issues that a legal due diligence review of a legacy UK mortgage loan portfolio may identify
November 29, 2016
The European Commission has published a number of proposed measures that form part of its work to reduce risk in the EU banking sector, as set out in the Communication Towards the Completion of the Banking Union.
November 24, 2016
In the FCA’s Business Plan 2015/16 the regulator announced its intention to undertake a market study into the asset management market.
November 23, 2016
With financial services firms still coming to grips with the UK’s referendum decision to leave the EU there continues to be a sense of a journey into the unknown.
November 07, 2016
With the implementation deadline of January 3, 2018 starting to loom over the horizon the FCA has started producing a series of consultation papers on MiFID II / MiFIR.
October 10, 2016
With financial services firms still coming to grips with the UK’s referendum result to leave the EU there continues to be a sense of a journey into the unknown.
October 03, 2016
The Competition and Markets Authority (the CMA) and the Financial Conduct Authority (the FCA) have both recently published significant papers for the consumer credit industry.
August 11, 2016
On June 23, 2016, the UK held its historic referendum concerning its future membership in the EU.
July 07, 2016
Even though the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and the Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFIR) have been delayed by a year
June 28, 2016
From June 1, 2016, certain UK financial institutions (defined below) and members of their global group will be restricted from entering into, or materially amending, ‘financial arrangements’ governed by the laws of a ‘third country’ (being a country that is not an EU Member State) unless their counterparties enable them to meet a new, UK-specific, “stay recognition requirement”.
May 23, 2016
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