The United States’ acting comptroller of the currency has continued reorganising his agency with a newly-created climate risk role, as it becomes the latest US federal regulator to join the Network for Greening the Financial System.
28 July 2021
Mayer Brown has hired White & Case partner Francisco García-Naranjo González in its Mexico City office.
22 July 2021
Joe Biden’s administration has nominated Graham Steele, a former aide of Senate banking committee chair Sherrod Brown, as assistant secretary for financial institutions at the US Treasury.
21 July 2021
Crypto-asset exchange Binance has hired the former head of California’s financial regulator, while the US Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network has created a new post to advise on digital currency issues.
08 July 2021
The CEO of Canada’s deposit insurance agency is set to take over the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions, the country’s chief regulatory body.
28 June 2021
Jones Day has hired a five-strong team in its Paris financial markets practice, including four Gide Loyrette Nouel lawyers led by the French firm’s former head of financial services Jean-Guillaume de Tocqueville.
04 June 2021
Former Deutsche Bank general counsel Florian Drinhausen has joined Ashurst, a year after he departed the bank.
21 May 2021
Ashurst and Travers Smith have named new partners in their London financial regulatory teams.
14 May 2021
Bird & Bird has hired the head of Swedish firm MAQS’ banking practice, a former in-houser at Danske Bank, as a new financial regulation partner in Stockholm; while the former deputy general counsel at New York’s Department of Financial Services has joined Arnold & Porter.
12 May 2021
The head of Herbert Smith Freehills' financial services regulatory practice in Asia has crossed over to Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, bringing three associates with him.
30 April 2021
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