In the last year, we have seen new rules come into effect across the continent covering areas from corporate reporting to accounting and market abuse. Then of course, there is MiFID II (who could forget).
"A few short months after Brexit, a sense of optimism has returned to the City. However, two key negotiation items remain foremost on everyone’s minds. The first is the right of EU citizens to work in London; the second, the retention of passporting rights."
Data has always been an important part of the banking world and becoming ever more integral to day to day operations so it seems fitting they update the regulations accordingly to reflect this as we hurtle towards 2017.