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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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SFO director Richard Alderman is adamant that removing the watchdog’s teeth would be doing UK plc a major disservice In Whitehall a battle for the budget of the SFO is raging. The future of the agency is once again at risk, with plans to divide its investigative function from its ­prosecution powers being seriously mooted […]

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Efforts to shake off its image as a haven for financial secrecy and a drive to federalise the laws of its 26 distinct cantons make Switzerland an attractive place for lawyers, says Joanne Harris  New Year’s Day in Switzerland this year was a particularly unifying festival. For the first time in the republic’s history […]

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Power player: Sheena Singla, Essar Energy

Essar Energy general counsel Sheena Singla has her work cut out building the company’s London in-house capability from the ground up, says Caroline Butcher Five months into her first in-house role Sheena Singla is ­relishing the challenge of building an in-house legal team from scratch in the rapidly changing energy sector. Singla trained at Freshfields Bruckhaus […]

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Twenty years ago a brash Yorkshire firm called Dibb Lupton decided it could go mid-tier and that SME corporate clients needed a more responsive service than City firms were providing. It bulked up aggressively, paid big bucks to lateral hires and sold the market a vision of what a modern law firm should be. It […]

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