France’s AMF gets first female head

France’s Financial Markets Authority is under new leadership, with Marie-Anne Barbat-Layani taking office as the regulator’s first female chair.

27 October 2022

London community roundup: Addleshaw Goddard hires from Barclays, FCA’s Fox to join Schroders

Barclays’ head of regulatory affairs is set to join Addleshaw Goddard as a partner in its London office, while a long-time FCA hand is set to join investment manager Schroders.

11 October 2022

Community round-up: NY Fed hires GC from BlackRock, Stroock hires partner in New York

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has turned to BlackRock for its new general counsel , while Stroock Stroock & Lavan has added a payments-focused partner to its financial regulatory group.

07 October 2022

Former City minister to keynote first-ever GBRR Live

The UK’s longest-serving City minister, John Glen MP, will be joining speakers from Linklaters, Allen & Overy, Mizuho, ING, Shearman & Sterling, Freshfields and Citi at the inaugural GBRR Live, to be held next month in London.

28 September 2022

Meet the regulator: José Manuel Campa, chair of the European Banking Authority

In the first of GBRR’s series of regulator interviews, we spoke with European Banking Authority chair José Manuel Campa about the changing regulatory landscape, the challenges of an ever more integrated financial system, and a holistic approach to regulation.

20 September 2022

OCC hires New York DFS climate chief

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has named Yue Chen, who headed the New York financial regulator’s climate initiatives for two and a half years, to lead its newly-created climate risk office.

14 September 2022

Hogan Lovells hires partner in Dublin

The former head and founder of DLA Piper’s Irish financial services regulatory practice has joined Hogan Lovells as a partner in its Dublin office, after a short stint in-house at equity crowdfunding platform Birchal, while a financial regulatory associate is also joining the firm from Walkers.

05 September 2022

London to host the first-ever GBRR Live

On 18 October GBRR will be hosting its first live event, GBRR Live London, which will take place at the Westin London City hotel in the heart of London.

24 August 2022

Barr confirmed for Fed role

After over seven months and one failed nomination, US president Joe Biden has finally filled the vacant role of the Federal Reserve’s vice chair for supervision.

14 July 2022

Ex-OCC head leaves Simpson Thacher for Patomak

Financial services consultancy Patomak Global Partners has hired Simpson Thacher & Bartlett partner Keith Noreika, a former acting comptroller of the currency, to head its banking supervision and regulation group.

08 July 2022

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