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Arle Carpital general counsel Price exits to join Tullett Prebon

24-Feb-2015 | By Natalie Stanton

Tullett Prebon has hired Arle Capital general counsel Philip Price as its new group general counsel and global compliance head.

London

Dentons, HSF, KWM and Slaughters among eight firms to win FSCS panel spots

6-Feb-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has revealed its new legal panel, worth £12m over the next three years.

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Vedder Price wins key role on launch of the UK’s first regulated bitcoin trading platform

26-Jan-2015 | By Natalie Stanton

US firm Vedder Price’s London office has advised on the launch of Digital Securities Exchange (DSX) - the first company in the UK to bring bitcoin trading into a secure regulated environment.

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Clifford Chance's Simon Davis slams FCA pension leak in report

11-Dec-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Clifford Chance partner Simon Davis has branded the Financial Conduct Authority “seriously inadequate” in his published report into the leak on a FCA life insurance industry probe earlier this year. 

London

Travers Smith appoints Kirkland partner Biggs in first lateral hire since 2011

17-Nov-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

Travers Smith has hired Kirkland & Ellis financial services partner Stephanie Biggs - the firm’s first lateral partner hire in nearly four years.

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Bird & Bird replaced by Fladgate on £4bn RBS shareholder case after fees row

17-Nov-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Bird & Bird has been replaced by Fladgate on the £4bn battle between the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and shareholders over a 2008 £12bn rights issue amid disagreements over fees.

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Insurance – foreign investment rules in India download subscription

Khaitan & Co 2-Mar-2015

New rules seek to provide a framework for foreign investment in the Indian insurance sector.

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Eversheds 2-Mar-2015

€170bn (£120bn) of the EU’s 2014-2020 budget is earmarked for 10 former Eastern bloc countries, much of it being spent on infrastructure and energy projects. Of these, Poland represents the largest market.

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Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s dedicated insolvency litigation team bring you their monthly update on the cases and issues affecting the insolvency and fraud investigation industry. 

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Special report: Offshore - The Cayman Islands

21-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

The Cayman Islands dominates the offshore world, but can it maintain its leading position? 

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The Lawyer Awards 2014 Shortlist: Finance Team of the Year

9-Jun-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

A flair for innovation sets apart the banking and finance teams on this year’s shortlist for top honours at The Lawyer Awards 

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