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Colin Lloyd

New York, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 4 departments
Ranked in : Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance)Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance)DerivativesDerivatives: Mainly Regulatory
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Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance) - USA - Nationwide

Band 4

Colin Lloyd combines knowledge of the regulatory issues facing both banks and broker-dealers, with standout expertise in derivatives compliance.
"Colin truly has an encyclopedic knowledge and command of the derivatives space. He is a tremendously huge asset and gives immediately impactful strategic and legal advice." "He's very intelligent and very responsive with respect to the rules, and about as knowledgeable as a lawyer can be with respect to swap-dealer or broker-dealer rules. He is also very linked in with the regulators."
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Financial Services Regulation: Broker Dealer (Compliance) - USA - Nationwide

Band 3

Colin Lloyd combines knowledge of the regulatory issues facing both banks and broker-dealers, with standout expertise in derivatives compliance.
"Colin truly has an encyclopedic knowledge and command of the derivatives space. He is a tremendously huge asset and gives immediately impactful strategic and legal advice." "He's very intelligent and very responsive with respect to the rules, and about as knowledgeable as a lawyer can be with respect to swap-dealer or broker-dealer rules. He is also very linked in with the regulators."
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Derivatives - USA - Nationwide

Band 2

Colin Lloyd has a flourishing regulatory practice, regularly advising on matters impacting both the US and international jurisdictions.
"Colin’s strengths are: his innate intelligence; his strong and carefully studied knowledge of the subject matter; his attention to detail, while not losing track of the overarching issues; his ability to apply his knowledge in an effective, problem-solving manner; the timeliness of his work; and his consistency in producing the highest-quality work product." "He is an encyclopedia: he has memorized every statute and regulation in the space. He can take a large volume of information and digest it, and he can distill it down, and he thinks very quickly about complex questions."
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Derivatives: Mainly Regulatory - USA - Nationwide

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Colin Lloyd has a flourishing regulatory practice, regularly advising on matters impacting both the US and international jurisdictions.
"Colin’s strengths are: his innate intelligence; his strong and carefully studied knowledge of the subject matter; his attention to detail, while not losing track of the overarching issues; his ability to apply his knowledge in an effective, problem-solving manner; the timeliness of his work; and his consistency in producing the highest-quality work product." "He is an encyclopedia: he has memorized every statute and regulation in the space. He can take a large volume of information and digest it, and he can distill it down, and he thinks very quickly about complex questions."
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Practice Areas

Mr. Lloyd advises on a broad range of securities and derivatives regulatory, legislative, transactional and enforcement matters. His clients include U.S. and non-U.S. broker-dealers, swap dealers, banks, exchanges, electronic trading platforms, clearinghouses, private equity funds, investment managers, sovereigns and derivatives end users. He is regularly counsel to leading financial market trade associations and ad hoc coalitions on major industry initiatives.

Since 2009, Colin has been at the forefront of lawyers involved in the development and implementation of regulatory reforms in the OTC derivatives market, as well as enforcement matters and internal investigations relating to the market. He also regularly advises clients in relation to blockchain, digital assets and other emerging financial technologies. In these areas he practices before the CFTC, the SEC, and other federal regulators and self-regulatory organizations.

Career

Joined firm in 2007. J.D., cum laude, Harvard Law School (2007); B.A., summa cum laude, Vanderbilt University (2004).

Professional Memberships

New York Bar, DC Bar

Publications

Mr. Lloyd lectures and has authored numerous publications on derivatives regulation.

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Colin Lloyd

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