Regulator warns that UK companies must register European Union businesses by the end of July ahead of Brexit.
UK companies have been warned that the clock is ticking on their readiness for a hard Brexit, after a major regulator issued a statement reminding firms to establish a European base.
The alarm was sounded by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) which told British companies they would need to make an application by the end of the month if they are to have a "fully authorised legal entity" registered somewhere in the EU by 30 March 2019.
The regulator said: "ESMA has seen an increase in the number of authorisation requests submitted to EU27 authorities. Against this background, ESMA urges entities wishing to relocate to th
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