The monthly publication covering legal, regulatory and policy developments relating to the fast-moving payments and FinTech sectors. Key topics include mobile payments, e-money, prepaid and other payment cards, online banking, digital currencies such as Bitcoin, card fraud and other cyber crime, RegTech, robo-advice, P2P lending, and crowdfunding, as well as regulatory regimes such as the Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2), the Payment Accounts Directive, and the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive / read more
Cecile Park Media is delighted to present Payments & FinTech Lawyer, formerly known as E-Finance & Payments Law & Policy. This new-look, relaunched publication is set to continue the title's tradition of providing expert analysis and thought leadership on the key legal/regulatory topics in the payments and FinTech space, and now boasts a layout and look that matches the cutting-edge content found in each edition.
December's edition sees Payments & FinTech Lawyer looking ahead to what 2017 will bring the FinTech space in the US. With a new Administration potentially meaning less regulation for the sector, and plans from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to introduce special charters for FinTech companies, the area is one to watch next year. Erin Fonte and Jacqueline Allen of Dykema provide an overview.
Elsewhere in 2016's final edition, Thibault Verbiest of De Gaulle Fleurance & Associes presents the first part of a two-part article on the regulation of distributed ledger technologies such as the blockchain. Thibault examines this important issue as regulators and industry the world over progress in their work to implement projects involving the blockchain.
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