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  • Expiry of transitional period for updated prospectuses for UK UCITS

    Article

    Submitted: 22 September 2016

    ​When implementing the UCITS V Directive in the UK, the FCA allowed a transitional period to 30 September 2016 in respect of including certain information in the prospectus for a UK UCITS. This period will shortly run out.

  • Oversight September 2016 - SFC updates FAQs on Offers of Investments in relation to real estate arrangements

    Newsletter

    Submitted: 22 September 2016

    The Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong issued an updated version of its FAQs in relation to "Offers of Investments" under the Securities and Futures Ordinance of Hong Kong (SFO), which provides further guidance with regard to Part IV of the SFO and collective investment schemes connected with interests in real property.

  • Interview with Noro-Lanto Ravisy

    Article

    Submitted: 21 September 2016

    African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association talks to Noro-Lanto Ravisy about Simmons & Simmons’ expertise in African PE, and her expectations for the future.

  • EMIR Newsflash: ICE Clear Europe receives EMIR authorisation

    Article

    Submitted: 20 September 2016

    An update on the authorisation of ICE Clear Europe Ltd. to offer services and activities in the EU under EMIR.

  • Decision time fast approaching for FTT

    Article

    Submitted: 12 September 2016

    Reports suggest that the October 2016 meeting of euro-area finance ministers may be decision time for the future of the FTT.

  • EMIR Newsflash: EU margin rules

    Article

    Submitted: 09 September 2016

    ​A brief review of an Opinion published by the European Supervisory Authorities on 09 September 2016 in response to the amendments proposed by the European Commission to the final draft Regulatory Technical Standards on risk mitigation techniques for OTC derivatives not cleared by a central counterparty.

  • The whistleblowers’ champion - the new non-executive director role Restricted access

    Article

    Last Reviewed: 09 September 2016 / Submitted: 22 February 2016

    ​A summary of the role of the whistleblowing champion in the new PRA / FCA whistleblowing regime.

  • Volkswagen scandal presents choices

    Article

    Submitted: 09 September 2016

    Investors in the scandal-hit German carmaker must make a choice between collective or individual action, or sitting out for the time being.

  • ADGM issues consultation on proposed FinTech legislative framework Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 08 September 2016

    This article is intended to give readers a brief overview of Consultation Paper No. 3 of 2016 which relates to the introduction of a new legislative framework for the Abu Dhabi Global Market to support participants developing innovative technology within the financial services sector.

  • The Law Society’s new draft guidance on privilege

    Article

    Submitted: 08 September 2016

    The draft guidance is part of Law Society's response to the growing threats posed to privilege. It is designed to remind the profession of the circumstances in which privilege is available and the importance of the need to assert it when it is proper to do so.

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