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Andrew Frost features in Business Game Changer discussing the incoming Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive

17th July 2019 - Firm News

Lawson Conner’s Executive Director recently sat down with Business Game Changer to review the implications of the updated AML regulations for firms. 5AMLD is set to be operational in January 2020 and for some companies, the need for prior preparations could be quicker than anticipated. Take a look now:  

Lawson Conner’s Andrew Frost features in The Sunday Times Raconteur Special Report on Business Risk

29th April 2019 - Firm News

On Sunday 28 April 2019, Lawson Conner’s Executive Director Andrew Frost featured in The Sunday Times Special Report by Raconteur on Business Risk. Andrew discusses how technology and software are significantly improving the ability to better manage business risk. This Special Report overviews how Environmental considerations are now very much a key talking point in … Read more

Lawson Conner feature in Hedgeweek with their extended Cyber Security offering following ESA Update

24th April 2019 - Firm News

This week, Lawson Conner featured in a Hedgeweek article about our extended Cyber Security Services offering to Financial Services firms following new advice from the European Supervisory Authorities. Our Director – Investment Management Solutions, Joe Woodbury discusses the need for Cyber and risk awareness across the Financial Services industry following the ESA update. Joe explains that “Technology … Read more

Lawson Conner feature in The FT – Global Risk Regulator article on EU Equivalence

10th April 2019 - Firm News

Lawson Conner’s Managing Director, Gerhard Grueter was recently featured in The FT’s Global Risk Regulator article on EU Equivalence. “Gerhard Grueter, co-founder and managing director at compliance firm, Lawson Conner, says: “The fact that the UK has obtained agreement to be deemed equivalent ahead of Brexit is positive, considering the UK is not a third … Read more

Lawson Conner shortlisted for HFM European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2019

19th February 2019 - Firm News

Lawson Conner is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted for at least four awards at the HFM European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2019! Our categories include: Best Regulatory Hosting Platform Best Managed Service Provider Best Hedge Fund Platform Best Advisory Firm – Regulatory and Compliance!

Christmas Jumper Day 2018

17th December 2018 - Firm News

Corporate Social Responsibility as well as supporting charities play an important part for Lawson Conner and today’s Christmas Jumper Day has been a great opportunity for us to come together and raise money for a great cause. We are supporting the charity “Save the Children” to help children around the world acquire basic amenities like … Read more

MaxComply 2.0 is Deployed!

14th December 2018 - Firm News

Congratulations! Lawson Conner is celebrating the deployment of MaxComply 2.0, our market leading compliance and regulations software platform for the Financial Services industry. This is an extremely big step forward to help the industry operate more efficiently. The key benefits of the upgrade are: Shorting the time of rolling out new features as low as … Read more

Regulatory Update – Amendments to PRIIPs Regulation

11th December 2018 - Blog Posts - Regulatory Updates

We are here to help you reduce risk and stay compliant. In our latest Regulatory Update, we review the Joint Consultation Paper JC 2018 produced by European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) on the Amendments to PRIIPs KIDs Regulation. The ESAs have drafted a consultation paper welcoming comments from the fund industry regarding a set of possible changes to … Read more