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Last Reviewed: 20 July 2017 / Submitted: 16 June 2016
The legal consequences of the UK exiting from the EU: what should businesses be considering?
Submitted: 20 July 2017
This Oversight summarises the SFC's circular clarifying the competence requirements for existing persons seeking to be licensed for Type 9 (asset management) regulated activity.
Submitted: 19 July 2017
Simmons & Simmons Of Counsel Amanda Lees talks to Jamie Tredgold about letters of credit including looking at the fraud exception raised in the recent English Court of Appeal decision in National Infrastructure Development Company Limited v Banco Santander SA (2017).
Submitted: 14 July 2017
The publication of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill and the UK Government’s position paper on ongoing EU proceedings sheds some light on how the UK courts will approach interpreting EU legislation retained in the UK post-Brexit, but questions and difficulties remain.
Submitted: 13 July 2017
This week, we hosted an event at our London office (and simultaneously live-streamed for those unable to join in person), on the topic of business transition in the context of Brexit and the EU.
This article looks at the interplay between trade finance banks and FinTechs, highlighting the new alternative Finance Platform providers such as Robo-advisors and Cross-border Remittance apps which could potentially reduce the cost of paper-based trade financing by up to 15%.
Submitted: 12 July 2017
Now that the German implementation of MiFID2 has entered the home stretch, we have covered the German implementation of the MiFID2 rules for inducements, research and cost disclosure.
Submitted: 11 July 2017
Two Law Lords have recently entered the public arena on Brexit, highlighting the opportunities and challenges which Brexit brings.
Submitted: 10 July 2017
An overview of three new stock exchanges vying to operate in South Africa, challenging the 130 year old Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
Submitted: 05 July 2017
An update on what Singapore's new insolvency regime means for the commodities industry, distressed debt and restructuring.
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