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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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Conduct regulated activity in weeks under our umbrella

  • FCA: The basic advice regime under MiFID II & IDD

    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a web-site update in respect of the basic advice regime under The Second Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD). For MiFID II, the Regulator states that various conduct requirements will be applied to Article 3 Firms (including ‘Suitability’ Requirements) which it […]

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    European Parliament: 5MLD

    European Parliament adopts the Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) The European Parliament (EP) has announced that it has adopted the Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5MLD), pending formal adoption by the Council. Once complete, 5MLD will become effective three days’ after its publication in the Official Journal of the EU. Member States will have up to […]

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  • FCA Supervision and Enforcement Approach

    The FCA has set out its approach to supervision and enforcement in a number of documents, further to its earlier publication of its Mission, explaining its Regulatory approach. The FCA has set out its approach to supervision and enforcement in a number of documents, further to its earlier publication of its Mission, explaining its Regulatory […]

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    Temporary Product Intervention Measures for Retail CFD and Binary Option Products

    ESMA has agreed measures in respect of Contracts for Differences (CFDs) and Binary Options to European Union Retail Investors. This includes: Restrictions on marketing, distribution or sale of CFDs to Retail Investors, including a margin close out rule on a per account basis, negative balance protection on a per account basis, imposing leverage limits on […]

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  • Capital Markets Union: Covered Bonds, Cross-border Distribution of Investment Funds and Cross-border transactions in Claims and Securities

    The European Commission has published proposals intended to boost cross-border activity for Investment Funds….. The European Commission has published proposals intended to boost cross-border activity for Investment Funds, increase the attractiveness of the European Union (EU) market for Covered Bonds as a source of long-term finance, ensuring greater certainty for Investors. Covered bonds The Commission […]

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    Inbound Passported Firms

    FCA Survey for European Economic Area (EEA) Inbound Passported Firms The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a survey for ‘inward bound’ Firms on a new page on their web-site. This follows HM Government’s December 2017 announcement that it would legislate to provide a temporary permission scheme for European Economic Area (EEA) Firms and Funds […]

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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.

Paul Lack - CEO Met Facilities

Paul Lack

CEO at Met Facilities

Danny Kessler - CEO and Managing Partner at the Met Group

Danny Kessler

CEO and Managing Partner of the Met Group

Bhav Kotecha - Managing Partner at Met Facilities

Bhavesh Kotecha

Managing Partner at Met Facilities

Martin Black

Martin Black

Head of New Business Development at Met Facilities