As FinTech has evolved, so have we. Our team of specialist lawyers have the expertise and experience needed to guide and support clients across the FinTech ecosystem - from solution providers, disruptors, and investors, through to businesses and institutions looking to procure new products and services or to partner and collaborate.
We understand the unique balance which those engaged with FinTech must strike between innovation, complex commercial and technical arrangements, and wide-ranging legal and regulatory requirements. We also appreciate that the pace of change and fierce competition make agility and speed to market key.
If you are a FinTech business, our team can be of assistance to you. We can help establish and run a suitable business structure; navigate complex regulations; ensure products, services and customer journeys are designed in a compliant manner. We can also assist with the protection and commercialisation of new ideas, innovations and brands and help put strategic supply and partnership arrangements in place.
Use FinTech to grow your business
If you plan to use FinTech to grow and transform your business, we can assist you in assessing potential new partners or suppliers, in running procurements, and in negotiating new collaboration or procurement agreements.
Seize the investment opportunity presented by FinTech
If you are looking to seize the investment opportunity presented by FinTech we can help you raise finance and investments, enter into joint ventures or strategic partnerships, acquire or dispose of businesses and assets, and ultimately carry out listings.
We are able to achieve this through a combination of industry knowledge and experience (gained through in-house experience) and market-leading expertise in key areas, such as:
- Software and systems development and implementation
- Infrastructure, cloud and other technology and sourcing arrangements (including by regulated businesses)
- Payments and e-money, including Buy-Now-Pay-Later
- Peer-to-peer lending
- Automated trading, including AI and ML-led strategies, systems, products and services
- Open banking and finance
- Consumer finance
- Litigation and disputes
- Investigations and enforcement
- White collar crime
- On-boarding, KYC / AML
- AI / machine learning, and automation
- Crypto assets and tokenisation
- Corporate governance
- Competition and anti-trust
Our team can help you.
Click on our “FinTech – at a glance” document below to read more about Shoosmiths FinTech offering.
FinTech - at a glance
Download our FinTech guide including a selection of recent work highlights