UK FinTechs’ response to Wirecard failure

On Friday 26th of June , the FCA ordered Wirecard’s UK-subsidiary Wirecard Solutions Limited to immediately “halt all regulated activities” in the UK.

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Coronavirus and safeguarding customers’ funds: proposed guidance for payment firms

On the 22nd May, the FCA released a consultation, outlining additional temporary guidance to support payment firms and their prudential risk management. Given the unprecedented circumstances of the ...

Topics: Risk Management

June 4, 2020
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FinTechs - Why product governance should be an important priority

Our recent webinar analysed the FCA’s 2020 plan for Fintechs.  Product, Product Marketing and Product Governance are focus areas of this year’s business plan and according to 86% of our audience, ... May 19, 2020
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Looking back at our "Analysing the 2020 FCA Business plan for FinTechs and Consumer Firms" webinar

This month our Director, Dan Waltham interview Gerard Hurley, Chief Compliance Officer at Chip for our latest webinar on the 2020 FCA Business Plan for FinTechs and Consumer Firms.

Topics: Investment Management, Banking

May 15, 2020
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Our Top Tips for a Winning Resume

As a talent associate my role lies within the first line of defence for FourthLine. April 15, 2020
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The Impact of COVID-19 on Arbitration

As the UK now enters its fourth week of lockdown, I’m sure I am not alone in being surprised how quickly most of us have grown accustomed to this ‘new normal’. Whether that’s working from home, only ... April 14, 2020
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10 Things to consider on the Recruitment landscape today

Over the last four weeks, the recruitment landscape has changed dramatically in the face of COVID-19. April 8, 2020
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The FCA responds to Coronavirus queries on CASS Audit

The Financial Conduct Authority recently responded to questions around Client Assets (CASS), in relation to the current disruption caused by COVID-19 pandemic. April 8, 2020
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Data Protection Practitioner Vs. Lawyer

Over the last nine months, the number of Data Protection Lawyer roles we have worked on has risen significantly and as such there has been a drop in Data Protection Practitioner roles. 

Topics: Insider, Legal, Data Privacy & Information Security

March 30, 2020
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