UCL Faculty of Laws


Online | Book Launch: The Routledge Handbook of Financial Technology and the Law

24 June 2021, 5:00 pm–7:00 pm

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This event has been organised by the UCL Centre for Ethics and Law

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About the Book Launch

This event launches and introduces the Routledge Handbook of Financial Technology and the Law, a new collection that brings up-to-date and critical commentaries on key areas of financial technology development. The books discusses the impact of artificial intelligence, blockchain, app-based and other inventions in financial technology, in the areas of credit, investment, trading, crypto-finance, regtech and suptech. The event features a small panel to introduce a few chapters in the book.

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Iris H-Y Chiu, Professor of Corporate Law and Financial Regulation, Director of Centre for Ethics and Law, UCL Faculty of Laws


Jason Grant Allen, Senior Research Fellow at the Humboldt-Universität Berlin Centre for British Studies, Germany; Adjunct Senior Lecturer, University of Tasmania School of Law, Australia; Research Affiliate, Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, United Kingdom.

Gudula Deipenbrock, Professor of Business Law at Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft (HTW) Berlin, University of Applied Sciences, Germany, and Associate Research Fellow 2020/2021 at Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS), University of London, United Kingdom (UK)

Florian Möslein, Director of the Institute for Law and Regulation of Digitalisation (www.irdi.institute), Deputy Director at the Centre Responsible Digitality (www.zevedi.de) and a professor of Law at the Philipps-University Marburg, Germany.

Saule T Omarova, Beth and Marc Goldberg Professor of Law at Cornell University. She is the Director of Cornell’s Jack Clarke Program on the Law and Regulation of Financial Institutions and Markets.

Matteo Solinas, senior lecturer in Commercial Law at the Law Faculty of Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand