Sebastian Barling

sebastian barling

Managing Associate, Linklaters

Sebastian has worked on a variety of projects involving different aspects of financial markets regulatory advice. This includes advising on the regulatory perimeter around when FCA authorisation may be required. Among other matters, he has worked with several financial institutions in respect of the impact of MiFID II on their businesses, and advised various buy-side firms on the AIFMD. His experience also includes advising on a number of FCA applications (including both MiFID and AIFMD authorisations and passports), advising on the FCA’s regulatory rules and compliance procedures, conducting multi-jurisdictional surveys on regulatory issues and providing regulatory advice to assist on corporate M&A transactions in the financial services sector.