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Nikki Johnstone



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Nikki Johnstone



Nikki Johnstone is a partner in the Banking Regulatory & FinTech practice in the firm’s London office.

Nikki is Fintech regulatory specialist who has extensive experience in advising financial institutions and technology companies on digitalisation, cross-border payments as well as cutting-edge innovations in cryptoassets and distributed ledger technology. She also provides specialist support to the firm’s transactional teams on fundraising and M&A for established and growth Fintechs.

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Blog Post: 24 March 2022

Top financial services enforcement trends: the FCA’s new approach

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is on a mission to become more innovative and more assertive.  This transformation is beginning to show through in the way it takes action against the firms…

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Publications: 18 March 2022

Russia's invasion of Ukraine and the importance of an operational and cyber risk defence

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Publications: 10 March 2022

Podcast: A new Consumer Duty - what should payments and e-money firms do?

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Blog Post: 03 March 2022

FCA clamps down on investment app’s use of social media influencers

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Admitted as a Solicitor (England and Wales), 2010


LLB (Hons), King's College London, 2007


Awards & accolades

Rising Star in Banking and Finance

Euromoney Rising Star Awards 2020 (Europe)