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Our Financial Services team understands the legal and business landscape in this rapidly evolving sector – we are ideally placed to help you navigate the opportunities opened up by technology and the digital world.
From transactional banking to employment, regulation, compliance & investigations, outsourcing and disputes, our international team includes market-leading experts in tech, communications, data protection, intellectual property, e-commerce and more.
We regularly advise major international and domestic banks (both retail and investment), funds, asset managers, insurers, financial intermediaries, payments providers, brokers and retail product providers, and others.
Whatever your legal need, we offer powerful insights and innovative solutions, aligned with your goals and strategic ambitions. Our areas of focus include:
Want to learn more? Please contact Group heads Christian Bartsch and Stefano Febbi.
On 16 August 2019, the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) published an updated guidance notice (German) on the issuance of crypto token (e.g. through ICO, ITS or TGE) providing assistance with ...
The guidelines on outsourcing arrangements (Guidelines) of the European Banking Authority (EBA) entered into force. The Guidelines are aimed at harmonising the framework for outsourcing arrangements for financial ...
Cryptocurrencies are small pieces of digital information that are recorded on a blockchain ledger and the information is cryptographically secured. In order to access the ledger and transfer ownership, you need to use ...
International law firm Bird & Bird today launches a report, "Blockchains uncut: risks, rewards and regulations" which explores the potential application of blockchain technologies and highlights where new regulation may ...
International law firm Bird & Bird announces the appointment of Romain de Ménonville as a partner to boost its Restructuring & Insolvency practice in Paris.
International law firm Bird & Bird announces the appointment of Boris Martor and his team to develop its project finance practice and manage its Public Projects and Procurement Practice in Paris. Boris and his team will ...
FinTech continues to transform the financial services sector with new regulations and technologies, enabling new players to enter the market and requiring existing players to adapt. This seminar looks at some of the recent trends in the market with a focus on the factors driving change in financial services.
Heralded as a 'game changer', blockchain and distributed ledger technology is disrupting a wide range of industries, the financial industry being no exception.
FinTech continues to transform the financial services sector with new propositions and technologies, enabling new players to enter the market and requiring existing players to adapt. As the leading law firm for businesses that are changed by disruptive technology, we are organizing an international Financial Roadshow with stopovers at many of our European offices. The seminar looks at some of the recent trends driving change in the financial services market.
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