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Update on EC proposals to amend UCITS, AIFMD, EuVECA and ELTIF to facilitate cross-border distribution

On 12 March 2018, the European Commission issued a proposal for a new regulation (the Regulation) and a new directive (the Directive) concerning the cross-border distribution of collective investment funds amending inter alia UCITS (the UCITS Directive), AIFMD, EuVECA and EuSEF (the Proposals). Please find below a summary of the main changes under the Proposals. What will change under the Proposals?

MEES: What information is required to register an exemption?

By Maria Connolly Since 1 April, it has been unlawful for a landlord to let a property with an EPC rating of below E, unless an exemption has been registered on the PRS Exemptions Register. The government has released guidance on the evidence required to register an exemption on the PRS Exemptions Register…

Getting the Deal Through: Fund Management 2018, Luxembourg edition

Fund Management traces the regulatory and legislative obligations facing fund managers balancing the need to maximise investment returns whilst also ensuring adequate investor protections in an increasingly challenging regulatory environment. Topics are written by leading experts and include: authorities responsible for fund regulation; licensing processes; territorial scope of regulation; required authorisations of fund marketing activities; […]

Financial Regulatory News Updates – April 2018

The Financial Regulatory News Updates: an overview in which Loyens & Loeff’s Banking and Finance Practice Group highlights recent legislative developments and publications of supervisory authorities in the financial markets…

Dutch coal exit proposed by new draft bill

On 19 May 2018 the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy (hereinafter: ‘the Minister’) published its draft bill (in Dutch only) on the Prohibition of the use of coal by power producers for public consultation (hereinafter: ‘the draft bill’). The basis of the draft bill derives from international (the Paris Agreement in 2015) and national (the […]

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Hammonds has reported a 25 per cent drop in profits for the last financial year, from £367,000 to £276,000. Peter Crossley Hammonds has reported a 25 per cent drop in profits for the last financial year, from £367,000 to £276,000. The firm’s revenue dropped by 5 per cent in the same period, from £132m down […]

FFW hire kicks off Paris office restoration

Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW) has started rebuilding its Paris office with the hire of corporate partner Christopher ­Mesnooh. In May the firm lost four partners as part of a ­restructuring of its French practice, but international head Mark Abel said he was looking for lateral hires to replace them. Mesnooh, who specialises in M&A in […]

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Bird & Bird’s year-end results, published today (see story), show the benefits of a long-term investment strategy. In particular the firm’s 29.7 per cent hike in fee income to £186.3m highlights that if you’re prepared to take some bold strategic decisions – in 2Birds’ case, casting its international net about as far and wide as […]

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It’s time

At what age can a firm justify retiring a partner? Age discrimination legislation is an area woefully short of legal clarification. The snowballing case that is Seldon v Clarkson Wright & Jakes (CWJ) started off with a partner suing his firm on grounds of age discrimination. It has escalated into a battle between government and […]

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