Steven Nelson

President & Chairman


Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company

With more than 30 years of industry experience, Steven is heavily involved in Continental Stock Transfer & Trust’s day-to-day organizational and administrative issues, and in the overall management of client initiatives. An attorney with a background in public as well as private practice, he is a member of the New York State and Federal Bars. He has practiced at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, and as a federal prosecutor. Steven is a member of the Securities Transfer Association Board, and chairs its Legal Committee, which is active in promoting important changes within the industry. A magna cum laude graduate of Brandeis University, he received Law Review honors from NYU Law School.


3:40 PM - 4:35 PM

Thursday January 20

Advising SPACs & Targets in the UK

  • Post-Brexit rules on foreign ownership
  • Issues related to trading liquidity on the London Exchange versus other markets
  • UK optimism – why banking firms see a bright future
  • Thinking ahead: Five-year plan for trade agreements to expand access to London market
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