The Crypto Finance Group's brokerage subsidiary, Crypto Broker AG, has been granted a licence as a securities house with a bilateral trading facility by FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority.
Legal & Regulation
Luxembourg’s economic stability and the expertise available in its specialised eco-system continues to attract global financial firms, amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, with 82 new entities being licensed to operate by the country’s two financial regulators during 2020.
The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has shared its recommendations to the European Commission on measures to be taken to improve the European Long-Term Investment Fund (ELTIF) regime.
Exchange Data International (EDI) has welcomed the SEC's approval of the New Issue Database for US Corporate Bonds, an initiative it believes will promote transparency in the US corporate bond market.
CUSIP Global Services secures accreditation renewal for CUSIP Identifier as US standard for unique security identification
CUSIP Global Services has announced the renewal of the accreditation of the CUSIP identifier as the American national standard for unique securities identification.
As warnings intensify about the need for regulation of digital assets across the UK and Europe, Gibraltar is adding to its already regulated digital ledger technology (DLT) framework with the development of a ‘10th Core Principle’, specifically for digital asset exchanges.
Almost half of senior managers in the financial services sector are not aware of forced labour and exploitation in the UK, a new report has found.
As Europe’s asset management industry readies itself for sweeping reforms to sustainability regulations, leading finance lawyers Matthew Baker, Bernd Geier, and Chris Ormond from international law firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner say the reforms hold many exciting opportunities for asset managers.
Skytra obtains FCA approval for world’s first Air Travel Price Indices enabling airlines to hedge volatile revenues
Skytra, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Airbus, has obtained approval from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to be the regulated Benchmark Administrator (BA) for its Air Travel Price Indices.
TISA Universal Reporting Network (TURN), a new digital utility business for the asset management industry, has launched with the aim of easing regulatory reporting requirements of MiFID II.