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Sidley has a preeminent payments and fintech practice, offering clients a critical competitive advantage with strategic regulatory advice, transactional counselling, and deep industry experience. We advise clients in an uncertain and fast-changing regulatory environment. Our payments and fintech team is dedicated to helping clients navigate this terrain across key financial and industry centers around the globe.
We advise on regulatory matters including authorisation, open banking, financial crime, consumer protection, conduct of business, regulatory capital, governance, outsourcing, reporting, competition, trade, data privacy, and cybersecurity.
We assist clients in structuring and operating new and innovative payment products and platforms, including for commercial and consumer cards and virtual payment instruments, and for mobile and peer-to-peer payment services. We also advise clients on the legal and regulatory issues affecting fintech developments in the payments sector, including digital currencies, tokens and cryptoassets, and other uses of distributed ledger technology, faster payments technology, and digital interfaces.
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Travers Smith is a leading full-service law firm, based in London. The firm regularly conducts cutting edge and industry-first work for clients and has carved a market-leading reputation across the payments sector. Travers Smith provides cutting edge advice and offers counselling to clients in relation to the fast-moving and dynamic payments landscape. It’s not just law at Travers Smith. Your business is our business. Independent and bound only by your ambitions, we are wherever you need us to be. Our clients know that we treat their business as our business, their dispute as our dispute, their challenges as ours. They know that wherever in the world they or their ambitions lie, we will work as one of their team to get things done. And they know that we do so in a straight-talking, thoughtful and open way. https://www.traverssmith.com/
Founded in London in 2016, TrueLayer is a leading open banking payments network, operating in the UK and across Europe. TrueLayer delivers open banking payments for online and app-based business. Our API-based payments, identity and data solutions help companies across ecommerce, igaming and financial services to reduce fraud, friction and transaction fees. TrueLayer is live in 21 countries throughout Europe and counts industry-leaders like Revolut, Nutmeg and Cazoo among our customers