FCA outlines regulatory engagement with financial innovation

Industry News | 02/07/19

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a speech by Christopher Woolard, its executive director of strategy and competition, titled ‘regulating financial innovation – going behind the scenes.’ In the speech, Mr Woolard argued that early engagement with technological developments is very valuable for the FCA, and discussed cryptoassets, ‘stablecoin’, and the use of regulatory sandboxes.