Institutional investors


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  • Directive en vue de promouvoir l'engagement à long terme des actionnaires


    Submitted: 23 June 2017

    Adoption le 3 avril 2017 de la directive (UE) 2017/828 modifiant la directive 2007/36/CE en vue de promouvoir l’engagement à long terme des actionnaires : De nouvelles obligations pour les investisseurs institutionnels et les gestionnaires d’actifs

  • New rules in the EU when acquiring (or increasing) stakes in financial sector targets


    Submitted: 14 June 2017

    From 01 October 2017, the guidelines issued jointly by The European Banking Authority (EBA), the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) (collectively known as "ESA") will apply with regard to acquisitions and increases of “qualifying holdings” in the banking, insurance and securities sectors.

  • BEPS


    Last Reviewed: 13 June 2017 / Submitted: 16 November 2015

    This microsite examines the progress of the OECD’s Action Plan on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) to tackle a wide range of international tax issues, including taxation of the digital economy, hybrid instruments and entities, transfer pricing rules, double tax treaties, permanent establishments and country-by-country reporting.

  • Investing in start-ups Restricted access


    Submitted: 18 May 2017

    In this session we explore the issues that start-ups and investors encounter and some key challenges they need to overcome.

  • Hong Kong SFC consults market on proposed changes to standardise expanded scope of professional investors Restricted access


    Submitted: 09 March 2017

    Summary on SFC’s proposals to amend the professional investor rules to standardise and expand the categories of persons who qualify as professional investors.

  • Brexit: BaFin launches a “Welcome Page” for foreign companies considering operating a regulated business in Germany


    Submitted: 22 February 2017

    The German regulator's "Welcome Page" provides foreign companies considering operating a regulated business in Germany with an understanding of German regulatory issues.

  • Update: Distribution of investment funds in Germany


    Last Reviewed: 16 February 2017 / Submitted: 23 January 2017

    Distribution of non-German investment funds to German (retail and/or professional/institutional) investors is subject to complex requirements. This updated article discusses the new rules resulting from the implementation of AIFMD in Germany.

  • The German Master-KVG model - access to the institutional investor


    Submitted: 15 February 2017

    Recently, there has been a growth in the use of the Master-KVG in Germany, with the model now established as the preferred investment platform for German institutional investors. This note examines the structure of the Master-KVG and answers a number of FAQs.

  • Remuneration in the financial services industry – key dates in the pipeline for the UK


    Last Reviewed: 12 January 2017 / Submitted: 24 January 2014

    A high level overview of future law changes affecting remuneration within the UK financial services industry.

  • The OECD’s BEPS Action Plan


    Last Reviewed: 12 January 2017 / Submitted: 09 September 2014

    The OECD delivered its final set of reports under its BEPS Action Plan in October 2015. Following the publication of the final reports, the focus now moves to the issue of implementation of the various agreed actions in the participating jurisdictions.

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