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  • EC: Speech by Michel Barnier

    27/04/2020
    Text of Michel Barnier’s speech of 24 April 2020 on the second round of the future relationship negotiations follows.
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  • The Financial Services (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (Draft)

    23/04/2020
    This draft SI sets out amendments to a number of financial-services related Regulations, including the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer... of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017; the Financial Regulators’ Powers (Technical Standards etc.) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018; the Markets in Financial Instruments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018; the Benchmarks (Amendment and Transitional Provision) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 and the Equivalence Determinations for Financial Services and Miscellaneous Provisions (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.
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  • HoC; Coronavirus: is it possible to extend the Brexit transition period?

    20/04/2020
    This HoC Library article considers the legal and procedural hurdles (both in the Withdrawal Agreement and in UK domestic law) to... any extension of the transition period with the EU.
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  • PRA: Business Plan 2020/21

    09/04/2020
    The 2020/21 Business Plan sets out the work plan for each of PRA’s strategic goals to support the delivery of its... strategic goals. These are: robust prudential standards and supervision; adapt to market changes and horizon scanning; financial resilience; operational resilience; recovery and resolution; competition; Brexit and efficiency and effectiveness. The Plan also details some of the highest-level actions to mitigate the impact of Covid-19.
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  • HoL: Coronavirus: what does it mean for the Brexit transition period? (Part 2 of 2)

    08/04/2020
    This HoL Library article considers how the UK is affected during the transition period by the EU’s response to Covid-19, what... is happening with the UK’s plans to negotiate trade deals with non-EU countries, and what this means for Parliament.
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  • HoL: Coronavirus: what does it mean for the Brexit transition period? (Part 1 of 2)

    07/04/2020
    This HoL Library article considers how the focus of governments on dealing with Covid-19 has affected the progress of the UK-EU... future relationship negotiations and implementation of the withdrawal agreement.
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  • HoC European Scrutiny Committee: Covid-19 pandemic: the EU's policy response and its implications for the UK

    03/04/2020
    Amongst other matters, the Committee’s report notes that, whilst neither the Government nor the EU are currently planning to relax existing... banking regulations and supervisory frameworks, the EC has issued a “temporary framework” for exceptional State Aid measures available to Member States. The Committee has asked the Government whether it had sight of the framework before publication and, if so, whether its views were taken into account. It also asks for details of the Government's position with regard to the framework.
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  • HoC European Scrutiny Committee: 3rd Report of Session 2019–21

    03/04/2020
    Section 10 of the report considers aspects of equivalence and asks HMT to respond to a number of questions on the... UK’s objectives in the negotiations with the EU with respect to financial services.
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  • HoL EU Financial Affairs Sub Committee: Letter to Rishi Sunak

    27/03/2020
    The Committee has published the text of a letter sent to Rishi Sunak, which urges the Government to establish a structured... dialogue between the UK and the EU to support cross-border financial services and manage any future divergence. Amongst other matters, the Committee suggests that the Government should delegate more powers to the financial regulators after Brexit (which would require increased parliamentary oversight of the financial regulators’ activities). The text includes a substantial appendix containing detailed conclusions and recommendations.
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