Leanne is an Associate in Global Counsel’s UK team. Leanne has a Masters in Global Political Economy and has previously worked as a policy analyst at the G7 Summit in Canada. 

At Global Counsel, Leanne advises clients on policy, regulatory and political issues across the UK government and parliament. She specialises in the financial services and technology, media and telecoms (TMT) sectors.

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Buy now, regulate now: new rules for consumer credit providers

Financial Services

The UK government’s willingness to accept the Financial Conduct Authority’s recommendation to pass new laws to regulate the Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) market indicates growing political concern about household finances amid the pandemic, and a willingness to regulate if necessary. Irrespective of how the government decides to regulate, the measures signal a move towards a…

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