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EU’s Third Country Regimes and Alternatives to Passporting

23 January 2017

Hogan Lovells has collaborated with TheCityUK and The City of London Corporation's co-sponsored International Regulatory Strategy Group (IRSG), to launch a new report looking at the options for Financial Institutions in the EU's Third Country Regimes and Passporting.

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Industries: Financial Institutions, Insurance
Jurisdictions: United Kingdom
Services: Financial Services, Insurance

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Brexit: Deciphering the Great Repeal Bill

15 December 2016

The UK Government’s announcements on Brexit appear to have given some indications of the direction of travel. But do they really provide clarity or simply pose a new set of questions? 

This paper summarises key developments, considers how the Great Repeal Bill might work in practice and highlights emerging issues for business.

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Industries: Financial Institutions
Jurisdictions: United Kingdom

Latest thinking - Macro

Brexit: Trading a new path

5 December 2016

Brexit represents an unprecedented and likely very complex and difficult separation that may require the United Kingdom (UK) to completely renegotiate and restructure its trade relations with the European Union (EU), World Trade Organization (WTO), and key trading partners.

Prime Minister May’s announcement that the UK would submit its notice of withdrawal under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty by the end of March provides some clarity on Brexit’s timing, but little detail on how the negotiations will unfold.

In this note, we explore what might lie ahead for both the UK and the rest of the EU as new trade relationships and agreements are negotiated.

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Brexit: shaping your future

15 August 2016

Businesses around the world are assessing the potential impact of Brexit on their operations and relationships in the UK, the EU, and internationally, and on the commercial and investment opportunities open to them.

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Brexit: trade associations and competition law

11 August 2016

How to discuss your industry’s reaction to Brexit without falling foul of competition law

Given the economic, political and legal uncertainty following the “Leave”vote, businesses will understandably want to discuss with each other how Brexit will affect their industry and explore how they can help shape the future of the legal and regulatory landscape affecting it.

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Industries: Financial Institutions
Services: Antitrust and Competition