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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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Wilson Sonsini opens new office in Shanghai

West Coast law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is gearing up to launch in China in what will be its first presence outside the US. As first revealed on www.thelawyer.com (2 August), corporate securities partner Carmen Chang has rejoined Wilson Sonsini from rival Shearman & Sterling to lead its Asian push. The Silicon Valley […]

Forsters launches employment practice

Mayfair firm Forsters is kick-starting an employment practice with the hire of a senior in-house lawyer from brokerage firm Icap. Sarah Rushton joins Forsters to provide employment advice to business and private clients. At Icap she handled all aspects of employment law for both the UK and overseas. Rushton will work with many of the […]

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Adviser trio remain Apax rocks thanks to status quoAshurst, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Weil Gotshal & Manges will no doubt be delighted that Apax has decided (at least for the time being) against putting its three legal advisers through their paces once again. However, the firm that must be most relieved is Weil. The US […]

Paraskeva taps into water council work

Law Society chief executive Janet Paraskeva has been appointed as an independent member for the shadow board of the Consumer Council for Water, The Lawyer can reveal. The appointment was made by Elliot Morley, the Minister for Water, in June. As a member of the board, Paraskeva will be paid £7,000 a year for two […]

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