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Categories:
Competition Law & Anti-Trust
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
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Course Aims:

This podcast aims to explore the interaction between UK competition law and financial regulation. It will discuss the growing importance of the relationship between these two fields following the financial crisis and what changes to the regulatory landscape mean for the future.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Be aware of the historic relationship between competition law and financial regulation;
  • Understand why there is growing interest in this area following the financial crisis;
  • Be aware of how the EU’s state aid rules have been affected by the financial crisis and the bailout of banks by Member States;
  • Be are of the new regulatory landscape in the UK following the abolition of the FSA.
Level:
Complex Difficulty: 4 of 5
Classification:
Practical Guide
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This podcast with a partner at Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge discusses the growing importance of the relationship between competition policy and regulation in the financial services and banking sector.

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-07-23

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