YES, the most significant energy and financial regulations are already live, and NO, complying with these is still not a walk in the park. And to answer your remaining concerns and struggles, who is better indicated than the regulators themselves? ETRC gathers a dozen of them every year, including energy and financial regulators so that you can get updates on implementation directly from them as well as ask their views on what’s keeping you awake.
THE ROLE OF REGULATION IN NEW TECH!
The only un-changing thing in life is that, ironically, things change — expect the world to adapt to you and risk going the way of the dinosaurs. This is why keeping up with blockchain-supported solutions, RPA, algo trading is so crucial, especially as they cannot only ease the burden of some of your day-to-day duties, but you as a legal and compliance expert have to prepare your company for the impact of these new tech on compliance and contract drafting.
BREXIT – WHERE DO WE STAND WITH BREXIT?
Looking at the end of October deadline, things have never been so blurry on the Brexit front, and it is very probable not all matters will be solved by March 2020. Should the UK have exited the EU by March, under what conditions have they left? What impact for the market design? What consequences for the contract enforceability and third country trading? Discussions and updates at ETRC 2020!
COMPLIANCE IN THE OIL SECTOR – EXCLUSIVE NEW STREAM!
Despite being called ENERGY Trading Regulations & Compliance, ETRC does welcome legal and compliance professionals from both the oil and energy trading sectors. And it is time the whole world sees it! Hence this new stream, which will stop on some oil-specific concerns around shipping, KYC procedures and fraud detection for instance.