Norton Rose Fulbright’s ‘FinTech Pulse’ podcast explores the latest global news, regulatory developments, trends and hot topics in the Fintech sector. Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm and with lawyers on the ground in many of the major and emerging FinTech centres, we have our finger on the pulse. We will be joined by leading industry experts from around the world to discuss their insights on everything FinTech from crypto assets and open banking to AI and blockchain, with special feature editions on InsurTech and the payments landscape.
2 | European AI regulation; SPACs in the FinTech sector; the UK and FinTech post-Brexit
In this month’s episode of FinTech Pulse from Norton Rose Fulbright, we discuss the potential impact of the recently proposed European AI regulation, the increasing use of special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) in the FinTech sector and why a SPAC might be a viable alternative to a IPO, and finally what makes the UK an attractive market for FinTechs to expand into and the related regulatory considerations.
1 | FinTech and digital strategies in the UK and US; cryptocurrencies and CBDCs
Welcome to the first episode of FinTech Pulse. This month we’re joined by Philippa Martinelli, FinTech advisor to the UK Department for International Trade to discuss the Kalifa review, and Don Tapscott, CEO of the US Blockchain Research Institute to talk about the report he co-authored making recommendations on the future digital strategy of the US for the Biden-Harris administration. We’ll also be exploring regulatory trends relating to registering cryptoasset businesses, and the future of cryptocurrencies and Central Bank Digital Currencies in China.