News analysis

  • PRIMER: EU Benchmarks Regulation

    30 May 2019

    Regulators’ answer to the Libor-rigging scandal is confusing market participants everywhere. IFLR explains what you need to know in the latest instalment of this free-to-read series

  • ROUNDTABLE: What does life after Libor look like?

    30 May 2019

    Senior legal, syndicate and treasury directors at the EBRD, ICMA, NatWest and RBC talk frankly on the industry’s transition to risk-free rates

  • Fintech Europe 2019: key takeaways

    24 May 2019

    In case you missed the event in London, here are all the highlights: PSD2, artificial intelligence, intellectual property, blockchain and much more

  • Schemes of arrangement have bigger problems than Brexit

    24 May 2019

    Lawyers say the main threat to London’s global status as a restructuring hub is not a potential lack of recognition post-Brexit, but new, competing regimes elsewhere in the EU

  • GDPR panic is slowing

    14 May 2019

    While the frenzied implementation stage has now passed, lawyers say the story has only just begun

  • Traditional banks warm to PSD2

    07 May 2019

    The new EU framework hopes to overhaul European retail banking norms. Sources say banks must embrace the change or be left behind