From Idea to Market: FCA Authorisation or Regulatory Hosting?


Whether you are looking to set up a new firm, spin out from an existing manager, or trial a new product, fund, or strategy, there is a complex web of options to consider prior to launch.

Join us for a virtual panel discussion with experts from Dechert, Deem Global, and ACA as they examine possibilities and routes to market. Topics will include:

  • Launch market trends
  • Selecting your best route to market
  • When and how to engage third party support
  • Considerations when transitioning from regulatory hosting to full FCA authorisation
  • Advice from experienced market practitioners and participants


  • Ant Bennett, Head of Sales, ACA Mirabella
  • Craig Borthwick, Partner, Dechert
  • James Cleary, Chief Operating Officer, Deem Global (UK) Limited
  • Josie Cooper, Senior Principal Consultant, ACA Group
  • Andy Welch, Managing Director, ACA Group