As FinTech continues to disrupt the financial services sector at an unprecedented level, it is not enough for established service providers and start-ups to keep up with the rapid pace of innovation and technological development – they need to remain ahead of the game.
The unlimited potential afforded by this cutting-edge space provides a host of opportunities, but also risks. To fully exploit these opportunities and proactively and effectively manage these risks requires a combination of specialist legal skills from those who not only understand the nuances of this specialist field, but who also have a deep understanding of your business and its unique requirements.
As the largest law firm in Africa, with over 100 years of experience, our market-leading experts are ideally situated to guide you through unchartered territory, including navigating the complex regulatory environment when it comes to cross-border matters that require innovative solutions. Our ability to create tailor-made teams of multidisciplinary experts across the continent, who converge at the intersection of law, technology and financial services, will give you a competitive edge and enable you to stay ahead of the curve.
This is why the leading African and international banks and corporates, start-ups, investors, insurers, money remitters and credit providers repeatedly place their trust in us when it comes to their FinTech legal needs.
“The ‘innovative’ practice at ENSafrica has ‘deep knowledge of the market’ and is ‘very responsive’.”–The Legal 500
ENSafrica offers clients the full scope of FinTech and related legal services seamlessly throughout the continent, including:
- financial services regulatory
- capital raising and investment, including crowdfunding
- tax structuring
- data protection
- intellectual property
- private equity and venture capital
- debt and equity capital markets
- contract preparation and negotiation
- forensics, including cyber security, anti-bribery and anti-money laundering compliance
- consumer protection
- the full range of other legal services to those operating in the FinTech space, including competition, employment and dispute resolution matters