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Regulatory Counsel

London, United Kingdom (Hybrid)
Competitive + bonus + benefits
Closing date
7 Apr 2024

Job Details

Join our team at Deriv as a Regulatory Counsel at Deriv, you will play a crucial role in drafting and reviewing contracts, offering valuable insights on contractual issues and disputes. Get ready to be the guiding compass, keeping Deriv in line with regulatory frameworks and providing expert advice on compliance. Collaborating closely with regulators and legal professionals, you will ensure our operations remain fully compliant while effectively managing our legal risk.

As a strategic thinker, your sharp analytical and problem-solving skills will be put to the test. You'll effortlessly navigate complex legal concepts and communicate them with ease to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. Attention to detail will be your superpower as you flawlessly juggle multiple tasks and responsibilities. Join us on this exhilarating journey, where you'll have the opportunity to make a significant impact in a dynamic fintech environment. If you are up for a challenge at a fintech firm with a global presence, read on!

Your challenges

  • Provide legal counsel to the Deriv companies on key agreements in various jurisdictions.
  • Provide expert legal advice on marketing matters across various jurisdictions, ensuring Deriv’s compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Advice on tax, marketing, and corporate matters related to our B2B operations, including cross-border transactions, to support our strategic initiatives.
  • Draft and review policies, assist with licensing, and ensure ongoing compliance of all Deriv entities, maintaining high standards and meeting legal obligations.
  • Keep senior leadership informed of legal and regulatory changes that impact the company, providing recommendations to proactively address potential risks.
  • Develop strategies to prevent and resolve disputes, fostering a positive and compliant work environment.


  • Experience in investment services, e-commerce, online marketing, and reviewing contracts
  • Understanding of regulations governing the fintech industry and basic tax laws
  • Ability to communicate complex legal concepts effectively
  • Strategic thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Great attention to detail and ability to prioritise tasks effectively
  • Excellent spoken and written English communication skills

What’s good to have

  • Experience working in fintech organisation


  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Health benefits include private medical insurance, death service benefits, health screening, dental, and vision allowance
  • Training and educational resources
  • A chance to work with top talent from across the globe (70+ nationalities)
  • A Great Place to Work (GPTW) and IIP Platinum-certified workplace


Deriv, an award-winning online trading platform, serves over 2.5 million customers globally. We make trading accessible to anyone, anywhere. Our global team of 1300+ across 20 locations in 16 countries earn accreditations such as Great Place to Work*, Best Workplace for Women**, and Investors in People Gold.

* Cyprus, France, Jordan, Malaysia, Malta, Paraguay, Rwanda, UAE and the UK | ** Paraguay & UAE

Innovation drives Deriv's 24-year success story with our culture and talent winning top workplace honors worldwide. We believe inspired teams deliver superior customer experiences. Our people-first approach provides opportunities for accelerated learning, career development, and fun at work.

Our core values of integrity, customer focus, teamwork, and competence guide everything we do. We serve customers fairly and transparently. We collaborate and innovate to deliver an exceptional trading platform. And we nurture curious, ethical professionals.

If you want to redefine the future of accessible online trading, join our award-winning team. Let's transform financial markets together.

Company info
0118 4693106
Deriv Technologies Limited
1st Floor, 68 - 72 Leonard Street
United Kingdom

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