Our Fintech Practice Group is composed by a team of attorneys from different practice areas with shared expertise in regulatory financial and financial technology. Our clients benefit from our Group’s vast expertise in banking and finance, regulatory, capital markets and insurance and reinsurance, along with the support of other practices of the Firm, including tax, antitrust, compliance, mergers and acquisitions and telecommunications. The attorneys of our Fintech Practice Group are based in Mexico City and in London, which allows us to provide our international clients the flexibility and efficiency they need for their business. Our presence in the City of London places us in a unique position to access the latest Fintech developments.
“They are a market leader in finance, banking and other practice areas, which allows them to provide a more complete insight and assessment of newer areas of law, such as FinTech.”
Chambers Latin America Fintech 2021
Our Fintech Practice Group advises not only multinational financial institutions including commercial banks, e-money and payment institutions, finance companies, insurance companies and broker dealers, but also SMEs, Fintech start-ups and entrepreneurial clients. The Law to Regulate Financial Technology Institutions (“Fintech Law”) was enacted in Mexico on March 10, 2018 and most of the implementing regulation has already become effective. The Fintech Law is a milestone for the development of the Fintech industry in Mexico. Our Fintech Practice Group has been actively advising our clients on the impact and implication that the new legislation and regulation has on their businesses, and the new business models that may be implemented under the new legal framework.
Our Group’s unmatched strength and depth in corporate and financial legal matters, allows us to react quickly and adapt to the needs of our clients without compromising the quality of its legal services, ethical conduct and responsiveness of our lawyers. Our Fintech Practice Group is rapidly earning a solid reputation for its depth, creativity, affinity for product marketability, and handling complex and innovative structures and products.
We have also developed a strong and professional relationship with the regulators and Mexico’s Central Bank, which has allowed us to engage in productive discussions with them on behalf of our clients.