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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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SNR Denton posts 40 per cent drop in profit for 2010-11

SNR Denton’s UK LLP accounts show profit at the group fell from £37.9m to £22.5m in 2010-11. Turnover for the LLP, which comprises the firm’s outposts in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia and excludes its US operations also fell, from £166.1m to £152.5m over the same period. In the accounts the firm blamed […]

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Shearman investigates viral email trainee

Shearman & Sterling is investigating the trainee who was part of a group of City workers whose list of holiday rules for a lads’ holiday went viral yesterday, ending up as national news. A private, joke memo by a group of City workers, which detailed “tour rules” for an upcoming holiday, was leaked by one […]

Hogan Lovells names London-based Cheffings as new chair

Hogan Lovells has confirmed the appointment of London real estate litigation partner Nicholas Cheffings as its new chair. The firm recommended Cheffings to partners last week (3 February 2012). He will take over as sole chairman from joint incumbents Claudette Christian and John Young on 1 May, serving a three-year term. Young is set to […]

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Private equity house takes stake in insurance firm Parabis

Acquisition-hungry firm Parabis Group is to take a cash injection from private equity house Duke Street. The insurance claims company is parent company to defendant firm Plexus Law and claimant group Cogent Law. Parabis has long held ambitions to convert to an alternative business structure (14 April 2011) and has spent the last decade building […]

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