The great barrier relief: UK must cut red tape to turn into the ultimate alternatives hotspot

Chance for SMEs and start-ups to flourish

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Rémy Astié of Vauban
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Rémy Astié of Vauban

Lord David Frost, the UK-EU's relations minister, said recently that the City of London needs to "get on and do its own thing". Hopes of reaching equivalence – that is, access granted by Brussels to foreign financial services firms with home market rules they deem similar to the EU's standards – are fading.

There have been numerous calls from the UK Government for input from business, to help guide the UK's financial structure in a post Brexit world. The Government's review of the UK funds regime, in which...

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