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  • FMLC: LIBOR transition – issues of legal uncertainty

    23/10/2020
    FMLC's report considers areas of legal uncertainty with regard to LIBOR transition, including Brexit related uncertainties and offers a survey of... the specific ways in which it may be possible to mitigate the legal uncertainties.
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  • PRA/FCA: Final preparations for end of the transition period

    21/10/2020
    The “Dear CEO” letter sets out key areas requiring final preparations, including: contingency planning and continuity of cross-border business in respect... of EU liabilities; Part VII saving provision; data; EEA bank account closures; EEA passporting firms; and TPR firms’ Part 4A submission timeline.
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  • BoE/CFTC: MoU

    20/10/2020
    It has been announced that the parties have signed an updated MoU regarding cooperation and the exchange of information in the... supervision and oversight of clearing organizations that operate on a cross-border basis in the UK and USA. The MOU supersedes a 2009 agreement and follows a 2019 joint statement by CFTC, BoE and other UK authorities on continuity of derivatives trading and clearing post-Brexit.
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  • HMT: Future Regulatory Framework Review

    19/10/2020
    This consultation marks the launch of the second phase of the Future Regulatory Framework Review, which considers how the regulatory framework... for financial services needs to adapt to be fit for the future, particularly in the post-Brexit environment. This consultation proposes an overall approach to the regulation of financial services, built on the existing FSMA model, which the government believes should form the foundation of the future regulatory framework. It does not, at this stage, present a full package of proposals. Responses are required by 19 January 2021.
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  • SFO: Speech by Lisa Osofsky: Future challenges in economic crime

    13/10/2020
    Text of this speech, given on 9 October 2020 follows, in which Lisa Osofsky discusses SFO's recent work, Government initiatives against... fraud and the challenges of Brexit.
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  • HMT: Financial services after Brexit

    09/10/2020
    The HoL EU Services Sub-Committee has published a letter from John Glen, in which he responds to queries concerning UK-EU equivalence... decisions, future UK-EU regulatory cooperation and the future regulatory framework for UK financial services.
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  • HoC: The UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement: dispute settlement and EU powers

    02/10/2020
    This HoC Library briefing provides an overview of the ongoing powers of the EU institutions in relation to UK compliance with... EU law and the Withdrawal Agreement during the post-Brexit transition period, and outlines the dispute settlement procedures that will come into operation after the transition period.
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  • FCA: TTP/Handbook

    01/10/2020
    FCA has published an updated version of the Handbook to show the rules that will apply at the end of the... transition period. FCA intends to apply the TTP on a broad basis from the end of the transition period until 31 March 2022. FCA notes that there are areas where it would not be appropriate for it to grant relief at the end of the transition period, including where doing so would not be consistent with its statutory objectives. FCA has listed a number of key areas where it expects firms and other regulated persons to be preparing to comply with changed obligations ready for 31 December 2020: The press release below sets out a number of links to further details, including: details on the list of exceptions; updated draft directions, draft annexes and TTP explanatory note; and a Brexit Handbook navigational guide.
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  • ESMA: Impact of Brexit

    01/10/2020
    With regard to the impact of Brexit, ESMA has updated statements on its approach to the application of key provisions of... MiFID II/MiFIR and to the Benchmark Regulation.
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  • HoC: Economic crime in the UK: a multi-billion pound problem

    29/09/2020
    This HoC Library briefing considers the Economic Crime Plan and various current issues, including the FinCen papers, Brexit and the beneficial... ownership register.
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