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ANALYSIS: Technical security specifications written into regulation must be flexible enough to avoid undermining the long-tern security of open banking and broader open finance developments as technology evolves. 12 Dec 2018
The UK has confirmed that new European funds created after 29 March 2019 will be permitted to gain access to the UK market in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit, provided that at least one fund within the same umbrella has already been registered under the temporary... 10 Dec 2018
The code of practice on taxation for banks (the code) was introduced in 2009 and applies to banks and building societies. It is designed to change the attitudes and behaviours of banks towards tax avoidance. It encourages banks operating in the UK to adopt...
Anti-competitive agreements are prohibited by European and domestic competition law. This means any anti-competitive provisions in commercial agreements are void and unenforceable which could lead to the entire agreement being unenforceable.
Organisations are increasingly looking to work in collaboration or partnership with third parties. This may be to achieve operational aims, such as a step change in service delivery, or to reduce costs or achieve efficiencies.
Many private sector organisations are using competitive tenders to procure goods and services or award significant contracts. Competitive tenders can be used to maintain a competitive edge and drive a better commercial deal.
UK banking regulation is undergoing significant changes which will affect UK banks and foreign banks operating in the UK.
This is one of a series of guides on issues connected to ring-fencing and banking reform faced by banks. Other guides cover issues such as tax, real estate, employment, pensions, litigation and competition considerations.
A procedural point on whether HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) had validly given notices of enquiry within the requisite time limits should not be heard separately as a preliminary issue, the First-tier Tax Tribunal (FTT) has decided in a case concerning bank... 07 Dec 2018
ANALYSIS: Plans to reform payment services laws in Singapore reflect the innovation being seen in the payments market in the digital age and the need to update rules and regulations to account for that. 07 Dec 2018
With globalisation and technological progress, banks and financial institutions are having to access customers in more innovative ways, but against a backcloth of tighter governance and increased regulation. We provide an integrated approach across the full range of commercial legal disciplines to the sector.
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