Lords Publishes Brexit FS Evidence

Lords Publishes Brexit FS Evidence   The House of Lords Select Committee on the EU has published the uncorrected oral evidenceof its heading on financial services supervision after Brexit. The hearing looked at the differences between...

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Treasury Committee Letter to Chancellor on Effect of Brexit on Insurance Contracts

Treasury Committee Letter to Chancellor on Effect of Brexit on Insurance Contracts   The Treasury Committee has published a letter written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer highlighting the problem with insurance contracts sold under...

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ECB: Brexit Clock is Ticking

ECB: Brexit Clock is Ticking   Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, talks about developments in the preparatory work of banks and supervision in light of the UK...

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Government Publishes Post- Brexit Sanctions Plans

Government Publishes Post- Brexit Sanctions Plans   Treasury, the FCO and the Department for International Trade  have announced the publication of the Sanctions Bill, which will ensure the UK has the necessary powers to implement sanctions...

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8 EU States Offer to Host the EBA Post- Brexit

8 EU States Offer to Host the EBA Post- Brexit   The EC has today announced that the following cities have proposed to host the EBA: Brussels (Belgium) Dublin (Ireland) Frankfurt (Germany) Paris (France) Prague (Czech Republic)...

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Brexit Repeal Bill Published

Brexit Repeal Bill Published Brexit Secretary David Davis has today published a bill to convert EU law into British law. The legislation has already been met with cross-party resistance. The aim of the bill is to ensure that the same rules apply in...

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ESMA Speaks on Priorities and Brexit

ESMA Speaks on Priorities and Brexit   Steven Maijoor has spoken to the FIA on ESMA’s current work, including its preparations for MiFID 2. He stressed that there will be no further delay in implementation. He referenced ESMA’s recent and...

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UK Confirms Adoption of the GDPR

The UK Government has confirmed that the UK will adopt the GDPR. Secretary of State Karen Bradley MP stated: ‘We will be members of the EU in 2018 and therefore it would be expected and quite normal for us to opt into the GDPR and then look later...

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