Tag: Seminars and webinars

Directors’ duties in regulated firms

For the latest webinar exploring topics where regulatory and insolvency issues meet, we were joined by members of KPMG’s restructuring group to provide an update on the impact of COVID on directors’ duties in regulated firms. Topics included: Companies Act and common law and equitable duties versus duties under the senior managers and certification regime … Continue Reading

October 40 Minute Briefing – Learning lessons: Proactive governance in the autumn

We are evolving our successful 40-minute briefings into webinars for financial services professionals. This includes senior management and those in legal, compliance and risk teams who have or are developing financial services expertise. The webinars will be led by senior members of our financial services team from legal, risk consulting and government affairs backgrounds and … Continue Reading

Webinar on UK Directors’ duties for regulated firms (16 September 2020)

We invite you to join us along with members of KPMG’s restructuring group for an update on the impact of COVID-19 on directors’ duties in UK regulated firms. The webinar will take place on 16 September 2020 from 8:30am to 9:30am. Topics will include: Companies Act and common law and equitable duties versus duties under … Continue Reading

September 40 Minute Briefing: Brexit: Where have we got to and what should you do now?

Wednesday, 2 September 2020 | 8:45 – 10:00 BST We are evolving our successful 40 minute briefings into webinars for financial services professionals. This includes senior management and those in legal, compliance and risk teams who have or are developing financial services expertise. The webinars will be led by senior members of our financial services … Continue Reading

Brexit: Where have we got to and what should you do now?

Webinar on 2 September 2020 at 8:45am to 10:00am (BST) We are evolving our successful 40 minute briefings into webinars for financial services professionals. This includes senior management and those in legal, compliance and risk teams who have or are developing financial services expertise. The webinars will be led by senior members of our financial … Continue Reading

July 40 Minute Briefing on Operational Resilience – register now

On 1 July we will be releasing the July edition of the 40 minute briefing. The webinar will cover issues relating to operational resilience, with views from lawyers and consultants on the following: The operational resilience process – mapping, impact tolerances and testing Outsourcing and third party supply What we are seeing in the market … Continue Reading

Webinar: LIBOR Transition: market update and managing key risks and challenges

 Tuesday 14 July | 08:30H BST We invite you to join our interactive webinar during which we will discuss recent LIBOR transition updates from a loans, derivatives and regulatory perspective as well as talk about some of the key risks and challenges from a disputes viewpoint. With some banks well underway with the due diligence … Continue Reading

July 40 Minute Briefing – Operational Resilience

Financial institutions have to deal with two challenges in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. The first challenge is financial – how to address and mitigate the sharp drop in the value of financial assets or loss of liquidity. The second challenge is operational – how to address the risk of failure of resources (people, … Continue Reading

Webinar: Good governance at regulated firms

Regulators see good governance, which enables effective oversight of decision making, as critical to the delivery of sound business management and reducing potential harm to consumers and market participants. Within the current climate, the FCA is also recognising that firms directly affected by coronavirus will need to keep their governance arrangements under review and make … Continue Reading

April 40 minute briefing webinar – Managing your relationship with the regulators: The accountability agenda

We live in an era in which regulators and the court of public opinion are often unforgiving of any perceived or actual failings. The implementation of the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR) for FCA firms has brought this home but it is part of a much bigger picture. We have seen an increasing focus … Continue Reading

Recording now available – March 40 minute briefing webinar: The changing shape of the retail sector

The recording of our March 40 minute briefing webinar is now available here. The webinar covers: Open finance: Our thoughts on the FCA’s call for input Vulnerable customers: What you need to know in a nutshell Conducting retail business: Common pitfalls that wholesale firms may find themselves in Conduct risk in the retail space… Continue Reading

ESG in asset management – new webinar

As demand for environmental, social and governance (ESG) investments increases, we consider what is driving demand, and the implications for asset managers, including changes to their duties and disclosure obligations. This webinar focuses on developments in the EU, with a particular focus on the UK, the Netherlands and Germany. The webinar can be found on … Continue Reading

Watch now: global asset management regulation webinar series

The recordings from our global asset management regulation webinar series are now available to watch on demand. In this series, our financial services team explored the key issues and requirements firms should be considering when looking to launch an overseas fund in Europe, Asia Pacific, the United States and Canada. Watch now: The AIFMD re-examined … Continue Reading

London 40 minute briefing series – new dates for February 2018 to May 2018

We are pleased to announce the following new dates for our 40 minute briefing series: 7 February 2018: SMCR: the era of increased individual accountability 7 March 2018: Extended briefing – MiFID II: post implementation review 11 April 2018: The prudential academy 2 May 2018: FinTech: revolution in the financial services sector To find out … Continue Reading

New webinar recording – MiFID II and commodities: preparing for 3 January 2018

A new webinar recording involving Norton Rose Fulbright LLP and EEX Group is now available. The webinar is particularly relevant to those in the commodities markets and covers: MiFID II: scope and key provisions MiFID II: authorisation requirement MiFID II: position limits and position reporting Implications for EEX Group customers… Continue Reading

Upcoming seminar on cryptocurrency and ICOs

On 18 October 2017, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP is holding a seminar exploring trends in the industry as well as the key legal and regulatory issues that frequently arise in relation to cryptocurrency and ICOs. To learn more and register please lick here  … Continue Reading

Latest European update on MiFID II

We are pleased to advise that the recording for our September 2017 MiFID II Academy webinar is now available. To access the recording, please click here… Continue Reading

London 40 minute briefing series – new dates for September 2017 to January 2018

We are pleased to announce the following new dates for our 40 minute briefing series: 6 September 2017: MiFID II – from implementation project to daily routine 4 October 2017: Senior Managers’ regime: accountable hierarchy in the financial services industry 1 November 2017: Financial crime update 6 December 2017: Wealth management roundup 10 January 2018: … Continue Reading
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