How has the pandemic reshaped the regulatory and compliance landscape in 2020?

The pandemic has reshaped our lives in unimaginable ways. However compliance and regulation march on! Whilst compliance teams and regulators adapted to new, remote ways of working, 2020 saw widespread adoption of technology solutions accelerating compliance and regulation trends already in motion. Generally, regulators cut little slack and their message continued to be that firms must still meet their obligations. Innovation became the key. Identifying a few of the main compliance themes in 2020 – data privacy, invoicing and paperwork standards, climate, supply chain and operational resilience grabbed the headlines. The key question for organisations is how to keep up.