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CLF Meeting: Competition Law and Financial Services

10th November 2015

Time: 14:00-17:00 (Registration from 13:30)

Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

This private Competition Law Forum event will focus on competition law and financial Services. Part of the discussion will be on the regulation of payment systems by the new PSR. The tension between the promotion of competition, the protection of customer/service user interests, and innovation will be considered and the role of a sector regulator in balancing these three objectives.

The meeting will be followed by a drinks reception.


  • Helen Jenkins, Oxera
  • Mark Friend, Partner, Allen & Overy
  • Niamh Grogan, Chief Officer, Legal & Regulation, VISA Europe
  • Steve Smith, Director, Competition & Regulatory Strategy Lloyds Banking Group
  • Mary Starks, Director of Competition, FCA (PRR Division)

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This is a Competition Law Forum event and attendance is by invitation only.

Becoming a member of the CLF

The Competition Law Forum is a centre of excellence for European competition and antitrust policy and law at BIICL. It provides a forum in which the practical application of competition policy is considered by lawyers, economists, senior business managers, public servants, public affairs professionals, consumer bodies and other specialist practitioners. The Forum identifies areas requiring debate and analysis, and provides the required forum and experts, thereby contributing to policy initiatives. In doing so it also produces leading-edge applied research, analysis and recommendations on the content, methodologies and application of competition policy at all levels of governance - national, European and global.

To enquire about becoming a member of the Forum, please contact Dr Liza Lovdahl-Gormsen, Competition Law Forum Director

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