This report provides an overview of California’s new data privacy law, which enters into effect on January 1, 2020.
Regulators must be wary of the risks posed by banks providing account access to unregulated fintechs as open banking models take shape, an influential group of central banks has warned.
As the UK financial services sector prepares for life outside the European Union, concerns are being raised about the potential barriers to data flows between the two jurisdictions.
On October 11, 2019, Californian attorney general Xavier Becerra released proposed regulations under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), providing consumers with new rights on the use of...
On October 8, 2019, the government published a no-deal readiness report. As the country prepares to leave the European Union on October 31, 2019, the document describes changes if the UK leaves...
On June 12, 2019, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) released a document for a reframed discussion as part of its consultation on transfers for processing. ...
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has reiterated that a no-deal Brexit retains the capacity to severely disrupt the movement of retail payments and data, amid difficulties between UK and...
On September 2, 2019, the Ministry of Finance published a report by the steering committee on fintech-related issues. ...
On August 12, 2019, the Greek Ministry of Justice launched a public consultation on the draft law implementing the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) into the national...
On August 7, 2019, the Finnish Ministry of Justice published a consultation seeking responses on the experiences and challenges faced while applying the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in...
On June 11, 2019, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy released a consultation paper setting out its proposals derived from the smart data review carried out to examine how...
On July 17, 2019, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) adopted its list of the kinds of processing operations that require and those that do not require a data protection impact...
On July 16, 2019, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) launched a consultation seeking feedback on the draft updated version of its data sharing code of practice, which is seen as practical...
The Reserve Bank of India has brushed aside pleas from global payments giants and pushed ahead with strict controls over data storage, despite suggestions from the government that it was...
On June 26, 2019, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) published a set of FAQs on the storage of payment system data to ensure compliance with the data processing and storage guidelines by all payment...
Indian officials have agreed to reconsider controversial rules that payments-related data can only be stored within the country, after businesses restated their opposition in a recent government...

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