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  • MiFID 2 for asset managers Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 09 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. This session describes the key issues under MiFID 2 that are most likely to have an impact on asset managers. The session also covers the interaction between MiFID 2 and the AIFMD and UCITS directives.

  • The secret’s out Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. The European Commission is hoping to introduce a Directive by the end of 2014 that is intended to bring trade secrets law across Europe into line for the very first time. Our IP and Employment teams tell you what you need to know about the changes the Directive will bring about.

  • The increasing importance of competition law to financial services organisations: a pan-European perspective Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. This session explores the ever increasing level of scrutiny and enforcement action by the competition authorities in Europe in relation to financial services, and consider the implications for and the impact that this is having on the businesses of financial institutions, large and small.

  • Retail Finance update: That’s not fair! Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. Materials available from a session which looks at emerging trends in consumer fairness: what is and what is not fair taking into account recent regulatory, enforcement and litigation themes.

  • Remuneration regulation and AIFMD remuneration reporting Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. A high level reminder of the web of remuneration regulation affecting financial services organisations with a focus on developments this year.

  • Private funds terms: Current LP issues Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. This session focuses on trends in negotiation of terms for private equity funds and other funds structured as limited partnerships. What are the key due diligence items? What should investors care about? The session also explores the use of ‘funds of one’ to provide wrapped managed accounts for larger investors and the issues surrounding these arrangements.

  • Private banking and wealth management update Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. The session examines recent regulatory changes and enforcement decisions, look at key themes in consumer finance, lending and tax, together with an overview of business critical lessons to be learned in respect of complaints handling, and FOS and court decisions, all in relation to wealth management firms.

  • Middle East regulatory update Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. In this session we explore a number of regulatory developments in the GCC, including a look at the Dubai international finance centre (DIFC) 10 years on from its launch; an update on the investment funds and investment management regulations in the UAE; a look at the various formal and informal exemptions applicable to the promotion of funds and investment management in the region and an update on the opening up of the Tadawul Stock Market in Saudi Arabia to foreign investment.

  • Managing tax disputes: what the non-tax-lawyers need to know Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. The session looks at how HMRC approaches dispute resolution; when to start treating a tax matter as potentially contentious and good behaviours to adopt; understanding external perception, managing stakeholder impact and publicity; the potential for commercial counterparty disputes over tax issues; privilege, accountants and the growing impact of Mitchell in tax litigation.

  • Issues around illiquid investments in Africa and how they can be solved Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 08 October 2014

    Video recording and slides available from a session held as part of our CPD Day on 8th/9th October 2014. This session covers the issues that can arise when making and exiting an investment in sub-Saharan Africa (excluding South Africa), and how these can be mitigated through appropriate due diligence, transaction structuring and other strategies (including the use of a local partner).

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