search search Search

Area of focus

Payment Services

The payments industry is seeing exponential growth and evolution across the globe. Whatever the scale of your business or your place in the payments ecosystem, understanding this complex and rapidly developing space can be challenging.

Our market leading global team has helped a range of market participants — from the technology giants and the largest financial institutions all the way to start-ups looking to take on the incumbents. Years of industry experience means we can guide you through the regulatory...

Representative experience

Advised major UK payments service providers and 24 continental European providers on the implementation of the Payments Services Directive.

Advised a leading U.S. credit card provider on an international legal compliance review in several jurisdictions, covering more than 20 business activities.

Advised a global bank on plans for a new mobile payments venture in the Middle East, covering international and domestic P2P payments and bulk payments functionality.

Advised Paypal on all aspects of its China business, including making the first-ever application by a non-Chinese company for a payments license to the Chinese central bank.

Loading data