Newsletters and briefings
The Digital Competition Expert Panel’s report recommends the establishment of a new digital markets unit and updates to the core competition tools in the United Kingdom.
Contains items including: the ESFS omnibus proposal; the MiFIR share trading obligation post-Brexit; progress of Brexit SIs; the transition to risk-free rates; EMIR 2.2; and prudential requirements for investment firms.
European Commission accepts commitments by Disney, NBCUniversal, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros. and Sky UK on cross-border pay TV services
Dismissal was TUPE-related; Suspension was not a breach of trust and confidence; preventing misuse of confidentiality clauses; compensation for breach of Agency Workers Regulations
Contains items including: the financial services Directory; FCA FG19/2 on guidance for solo-regulated firms (SMCR); Brexit SIs; the Spring Statement 2019; No-deal contingency planning; Economic Crime; and insurance mis-selling.
This edition focuses on the vertical block exemption review, online advertising, electronic payments and online platforms.