On 24 September 2020, the European Commission unveiled its Digital Finance Package. The package covers 5 key areas:

1 Digital finance strategy (DFS) 
2 Retail payments strategy (RPS) 
3 Draft Regulation Of Crypto-assets (MiCA) 
4 Pilot regime for market infrastructures based on distributed ledger technology (DLT) 
5 Digital operational resilience / cloud computing (DORA)

Our International Finance and Financial Regulation Group have reviewed the package and have summarised their key findings below.

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