FCA and City Corporation collaborate to help innovative firms tackling Covid-19 challenges

'Accelerate development'

Hannah Godfrey
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Christopher Woolard: “Innovation is a powerful driver of effective competition."
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Christopher Woolard: “Innovation is a powerful driver of effective competition."

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the City of London Corporation will collaborate on the pilot of a ‘digital sandbox’ to support innovative firms tackling challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

The strategic partnership will see both organisations work together to develop and launch a digital testing environment to provide innovative firms with access to high-quality data sets to allow fo...

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