Financial Markets Regulatory Outlook 2019

10 years on from the crisis

Our annual assessment from Deloitte’s EMEA Centre for Regulatory Strategy explores how major regulatory trends will shape the financial services industry in the year ahead and provides solutions to guide leaders in effectively navigating the changes.

At a glance

We have identified six cross-sector themes of strategic significance for the financial services industry in 2019.

Alongside our six cross-sector themes, we have also identified six supervisory constants – although not new, these will be important areas of supervisory focus in 2019.

We also have a number of sector specific themes, related to Banking, Capital Markets, Insurance, and Investment Management respectively.

A snapshot of each theme is contained in the tabs below, or you can access a full summary of our predictions with the tool further down the page.

Our predictions for 2019

Select issues and themes from the below list to receive a customised summary of our predictions for the year ahead.

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Capital Markets


Investment Management