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    We provide a comprehensive and flexible regulatory hosting umbrella for funds, start-ups, fintechs and financial services firms.

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    Leveraging the experience and activities across the entire Met Group, we offer a suite of services which can be tailored to your business requirements.

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Who we work with:

  • Asset managers
  • Brokers
  • Business angels
  • Corporate financiers
  • Crowdfunders
  • Financial arrangers
  • Fintechs
  • Funds
  • Investment managers & advisers
  • Managed account providers
  • SME lenders
  • Venture capitalists
  • Wealth managers
  • Etc

Services include:

  • Regulatory Hosting Umbrella
  • Regulatory Incubation Platform
  • Appointed Representative
  • Controlled Function
  • Lending our regulatory permissions
  • Regulatory Innovation unit collaboration
  • Sandbox exercises
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Operational Support
  • Facilities & Technology
  • Advisory Services

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  • ESMA stakeholder group advises on managing risks and regulation of ICOs and crypto-assets

    The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has released its Securities and Markets Stakeholder Group (SMSG) own initiative report on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and crypto-assets. The Stakeholders produced this report to advice ESMA on steps it can take to contain the risks of ICO’s and crypto assets, on top of existing regulation. Also, the […]

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    FSB sets out potential financial stability implications from crypto-assets

    The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has published Crypto-asset markets: Potential channels for future financial stability implications. This report sets out the analysis behind the FSB’s proactive assessment of the potential implications of crypto-assets for financial stability. The report follows up on the initial assessment set out in the FSB Chair’s March 2018 letter to G20 […]

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  • Near final rules on SME access to the Financial Ombudsman Service

    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has released Policy Statement 18/21: SME access to the Financial Ombudsman Service – near-final rules. This document outlines FCA’s response to the feedback it received following its earlier consultation which set out proposals to allow a wider range of complainants to complain to the ombudsman service. The FCA proposed to […]

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    The FCA consults on increasing the award limit for the FOS

    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Financial Ombudsman Service jointly issued the Consultation Paper 18/31: Increasing the award limit for the Financial Ombudsman Service (CP18/31). This consultation outlines the proposals to increase the award limit for the Financial Ombudsman Service’s (‘the ombudsman service’) Compulsory Jurisdiction (CJ). The FCA notes the proposals will make sure […]

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  • FCA guidance consultation on statements of responsibilities and responsibilities maps for firms under SM&CR

    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a guidance consultation relating to the senior managers’ and certification regime (SM&CR). The guidance consultation concerns statements of responsibilities and responsibilities maps for FCA firms. The guidance sets out the purpose of statement of responsibilities and responsibilities maps, provides some questions for firms to ask themselves and outlines […]

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    Draft EU Exit Regulations for investment funds and their managers

    The HM Treasury has published two draft statutory instruments, which will make amendments to retained EU law related to investment funds and their managers, to be laid under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. The Alternative Investment Fund Managers (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 The draft Regulations set out the design and structure of a […]

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Personal. Professional. Experienced.

Our team has over 60 years of financial services experience and are adept at structuring regulatory solutions for a variety of activities. We have launched, grown, mentored and partnered with businesses across a multitude of disciplines.

We understand what is required to grow a firm. We focus on what matters.

Every discussion is an opportunity so please get in touch to find out how we can facilitate your business.

CEO at Met Facilities

Paul Lack


CEO and Managing Partner of the Met Group

Danny Kessler

Managing Partner and CEO of the Met Group

Michael Jacobs - Partner

Michael Jacobs

Managing Partner

Managing Partner at Met Facilities

Bhavesh Kotecha

Managing Partner