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A short overview of the use of Blockchain by Asset Managers.
An introduction to fintech for asset managers
A short overview of the use of Smart Contracts by asset managers.
This video clip gives a brief overview of how PRIIPS - the Packaged Retail and Insurance based Investment Products Regulation - affects funds.
This video introduces the PRIIPS Topic Guide and video series and sets out the background and context to the creation of the PRIIPS regime and some broad comments on the PRIIPS Regulation, KIDs, products and markets.
Video clip on PRIIPS and Capital Markets: "vanilla" debt, securitisation and covered bonds
Highlights video from game-changing Citi initiative for Fintech innovators Citi's Tech for Integrity challenge (March 2017)
Clifford Chance partnered with Citi for the London launch of the global Citi Tech for Integrity Challenge (T4I), a landmark effort to encourage technology innovators from around the world to create cutting-edge solutions to promote integrity, accountability and transparency in the public sector and beyond. The event welcomed over 175 innovators from tech giants, start-ups, NGOs, advisory groups and the UK government to share ideas on how to increase transparency and efficiency through the global "open innovation" competition. We are excited to be working with Citi on this project, sharing our expertise with some of the brightest and best technology innovators from around the world alongside Facebook, IBM, Let's Talk Payments, Mastercard, Microsoft and PwC. You can find out more about our partnership, and the some highlights from launch event itself, in our short highlights video below.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a trade agreement among twelve Pacific Rim countries, including Singapore, Australia, Japan, US and Vietnam.
The EU Securities Financing Transactions Regulation – SFTR – came into force on 12 January 2016, although many requirements are subject to transitional provisions.
Sean Kerr, Senior Associate PSL in Clifford Chance's London Financial Regulation practice discusses pre- and post-trade transparency rules for bonds and derivatives under MiFID2 / MiFIR.
Mardi MacGregor, Lawyer in Clifford Chance's London Financial Regulation practice takes a look at the telephone recording obligation under MiFID2.
Caroline Dawson, Senior Associate in Clifford Chance's London Financial Regulation practice discusses some of the practical challenges firms may face in implementing MiFID2.
Will Winterton, Senior Associate in Clifford Chance's London Derivatives practice discusses the impact of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) on ordinary corporate users of derivatives.
Simon Crown, Partner in Clifford Chance's London Financial Regulation practice discusses the impact of MiFID2 on asset management firms.
Owen Lysak, Senior Associate in Clifford Chance's London Financial Regulation practice looks at the best execution obligation under MiFID2 and considers some of the differences from the current regime under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID).
Owen Lysak, Senior Associate in Clifford Chance's London Financial Regulation practice talks through some of the key questions around fund marketing under the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
In this 2 minute video our Global Heads of Finance and Capital Markets talk about the Financial Markets Toolkit.
Malcolm Sweeting, Senior Partner, reflects on the key themes discussed at Clifford Chance's annual event at the World Economic Forum in Davos, including the impact of technology on inequality and global labour markets.
Malcolm Sweeting, Senior Partner, reflects on the key themes discussed at the World Economic Forum. Malcolm considers President Xi Jinping's speech, and the prevailing mood in relation to the global economic outlook.
The Future of Trade – Impact of Brexit and Trump on multinationals' global supply chains (March 2017)