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Etay Katz



Etay Katz



Etay advises a wide range of financial services providers on the impact of both national and international regulatory regimes on their operations. He also advises on strategic corporate transactions such as mergers, acquisitions and equity listings involving regulated financial services entities. Etay advises on the regulation of both retail and wholesale financial products and services.

Etay is the author of a chapter in Oxford University Press' prominent publication Financial Services Law and is the General Editor of Oxford University Press' Financial Services Regulation in Europe. He has been recognised as a leading individual for regulatory advice by IFLR1000 and is regularly quoted in the press on regulatory matters.

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Publications: 29 SEPTEMBER 2020

New EU digital finance strategy and proposals – September 2020

The European Commission yesterday adopted a new digital finance package, made up of a digital finance strategy, a retail payments strategy, legislative proposals for an EU regulatory framework on…

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Publications: 16 JULY 2020

IFR/D - The new prudential regime for investment firms

The Investment Firm Regulation (IFR) and Investment Firm Directive (IFD) establish a new prudential regime for investment firms. They are both due to apply from 26 June 2021.

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Publications: 30 APRIL 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus: global survey of moratoria and forbearance measures (updated 30 April 2020)

This survey provides a high level comparative view of the measures to implement forbearance, deferral and/or suspension for debt obligations of individuals, corporates and financial institutions (as…

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Publications: 20 MARCH 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus: what should banks and other financial institutions focus on?

The Covid-19  pandemic presents an unprecedented challenge and will affect all walks of life.  The quantum of the impact is hard to determine at this stage although based on preliminary assessment and…

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Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2000


LLB, Law, The University of Sheffield, 1997