Shearman And Sterling

News February 22, 2021

How to Set Up and Grow Your U.S. Office

Partners Alan Bickerstaff (Austin-Emerging Growth), Gillian Emmett Moldowan (New York-Compensation, Governance & ERISA), Mark Chorazak (New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory) and counsel Ryan Au (Washington DC-Tax) presented “How to Set Up and Grow Your U.S. Office” to the U.K. Department for International Trade RegTech Roadshow. 

The rise of FinTech has connected global financial markets like never before. While it has created significant growth opportunities, it can also expose growing FinTech firms to challenging differences in regulatory frameworks and legal implications. To help FinTech businesses navigate their expansion efforts to the U.S., Shearman & Sterling’s FinTech Foundry, in association with the U.K.’s Department for International Trade and Her Majesty’s (HM) Treasury, published a comprehensive guide entitled, Entering the U.S. Market: A Guide for FinTech Firms.

The Team