Overseas Fund Regime
Day 1 of the Report stage debate on the Financial Services Bill 2019-21 in the full chamber of the House of Lords saw successful passage of an amendment forcing the FCA to pay further heed to consumer protection in financial services
Day 5 of the House of Lords Grand Committee reviewing the Financial Services Bill 2019-21 took place on 8 March 2021. Consumer protection and the role of compensation schemes were among the amendments debated.
The first session of the Lords Grand Committee reviewing the Financial Services Bill 2019-21 took place on 22 February 2021. Watch video of the debate.
The House of Commons went through its 3rd reading of the FSB 2019-21 on 13 January 2021. Watch video of the debate over amendments that were previously put forward.
Temporary Permissions Regime
Jerôme Wigny, partner at Elvinger Hoss Prussen, Philip Bartram, partner at Travers Smith and Rupert Rossander, general counsel (EMEA) at Invesco went over numerous facets of the challenge facing managers seeking to bring funds to the UK henceforth, at the most recent Alfi European Asset Management Conference 2021