On 16 May 2024, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (Basel Committee) published a report on the implications of the digitalisation of finance on banks and supervision.

The report builds on the Basel Committee’s 2018 paper, Sound practices: implications of fintech developments for banks and bank supervisors and takes stock of recent developments

On 18 April 2024, the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) issued a consultation paper containing a draft regulatory technical standard (RTS) on the harmonisation of conditions enabling the conduct of the oversight activities under Article 41(1) point (c) of Regulation (EU) 2022/2554 on digital operational resilience for the financial sector (DORA

On 11 April 2024, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) issued a press release confirming that the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) will launch, in May, the voluntary exercise of the collection of the registers of information of contractual arrangements on the use of ICT third party service providers by

On 3 April 2024, the Chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) Verena Ross, wrote a letter to Mairead McGuinness (European Commissioner for Financial Services, Financial Stability and Capital Markets), Irene Tinagli (Chair of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs) and Vincent van Peteghem (President of the Economic and Financial

On 13 March 2024, the European Commission adopted:

  • Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing the Regulation on digital operational resilience for the financial sector (DORA) with regard to regulatory technical standards (RTS) specifying the criteria for the classification of ICT-related incidents and cyber threats, setting out materiality thresholds and specifying the details of

On 13 March 2024, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a final report containing draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) to specify the requirements, templates and procedures for handling complaints received by issuers of asset reference tokens (ARTs) under Article 31 of the Regulation on markets in crypto-assets (MiCAR

In our 2024 FinTech Outlook, our lawyers from across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the US share their insights on what to expect across the regulatory landscape in relation to FinTech and cryptoassets in 2024.

On 22 February 2024, the European Commission (Commission) adopted two Delegated Regulations supplementing the Regulation on digital operational resilience for the financial sector (DORA):

On 22 February 2024, the European Commission (Commission) adopted the following Delegated Regulations under the EU Markets in Crypto-Assets Regulation (MiCAR):

On 30 January 2024, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a speech by its chair José Manuel Campa on digital finance, as well as confidence and resilience as a foundation of well-functioning financial markets.  Before exploring digital finance, Mr Campa shared some observations on the theme of competitiveness. He emphasised that competitiveness equates to the