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EMMI completes the phase-in of all panel banks to the EURIBOR hybrid methodology

The European Money Markets Institute (EMMI), the administrator of the EURIBOR benchmark, confirmed on 28 November that it has successfully completed the phase-in of all Panel Banks to the EURIBOR hybrid methodology. The phase-in occurred on a gradual basis, so as to minimize operational and technological risks for Panel Banks, EURIBOR users and the benchmark […]

Serbian competition commission gets a new president and council members

By Bojan Vučković, Bojana Miljanović On 14 November 2019, the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia appointed the new President of the Competition Commission (the “Commission“) as well as three new members of the authority’s management council. Mr. Nebojša Perić, law graduate and a former director of a public utility company from Vršac was […]

Going soft on soft drinks: The Croatian Competition Agency considering Coca-Cola’s commitments

By Veljko Smiljanic, Bojana Miljanovic In February 2019, the Croatian Competition Agency (the “Agency”) launched an official investigation against Coca-Cola HBC Hrvatska d.o.o. (“Coca-Cola”), in order to establish whether the company concluded prohibited restrictive agreements and/or abused its market dominance. After reviewing the local market for distribution of non-alcoholic beverages in the Croatian HORECA channel, the Agency […]

Serbia: State Aid Reloaded

By Velijko Smiljanic, Bojan Vuckovic Almost a decade after the adoption of the previous Law on State Aid (the “Previous Law”), Serbia has significantly updated its state aid framework. A number of reasons influenced the drafting and adoption of the New State Aid Law – especially the need for further alignment of state aid rules, but more importantly, enforcement practice with the broader […]

Serbia: new law on alternative investment funds adopted

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Portugal’s fight against the black market

Despite a recent survey suggesting channelisation in Portugal is moving in the right direction, one regulated operator wants the threat posed by unlicensed sites treated as a cyber crime. EGR Compliance puts the country’s online gambling market under the spotlight to investigate the extent of this scourge. Practically every regulated online gambling market faces unwanted […]

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By Sofia Ribeiro Branco Law No. 83/2017 of 18 August, which establishes preventive and repressive measures to combat money laundering and terrorist financing, provides for the obligation to abstain from obliged entities (namely banking institutions) when they know or suspect that the operations may be associated with funds or other assets arising from or related […]

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