Regional Head of Americas and Global Capital Markets Service Line Leader, James Maitland talks to GlobalCapital to discuss how the captial markets are reacting to the current period of distress...
This briefing provides a summary of a number of recent changes to laws and regulations which have been enacted in the Cayman Islands over the last quarter which impact, or will impact,...
The Monetary Authority (Administrative Fines) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (the Amendment) came into force in the Cayman Islands on 26 June 2020.
The Cayman Islands Government recently passed amendments to the Private Funds Law, 2020 and the Mutual Funds (Amendment) Law, 2020 to provide further clarity on the interpretation...
In the matter of Ardon Maroon Asia Master Fund (in Official Liquidation), CICA, 20 May 2020, the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal has reiterated the importance of following the natural and ordinary...
The Cayman Islands Private Funds Law, 2020 (the "Law") was enacted on 7 February 2020 and requires that certain closed ended funds should be registered with ...
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
In the recent decision of the District Court of Nicosia in Smagin ν. Kalken Holdings Limited a.o Application Numb: 601/2017, the Court examined the criteria for Recognition and Enforcement...
Clients to consider revising the SRRI in their KIIDS/KID in light of market volatility caused by COVID 19 if they have not already done so.
With businesses facing unprecedented challenges in 2020, data protection and cyber security regulation is shaping the post-COVID future.
In light of the liquidity challenges faced by many money market funds (MMF) during COVID 19, ESMA has issued a public statement providing its interpretation of the provision of external support by third parties under Article 35 of the MMF.
The COVID-19 pandemic has destabilised global markets. However, the crisis has encouraged swift adaptations in all walks..
having regard to (i) the prospects of the company and to the intentions of the directors with respect to the management of the company's business and (ii) the amount and character of the financial
The Jersey Financial Services Commission ("JFSC") has implemented the Jersey Private Fund Guide Regime ("JPF") on 18 April 2017.
The wage supplement scheme introduced by the Maltese government in March categorised businesses into Annex A and Annex B according to their NACE code.
goAML is an anti-money laundering ("AML") reporting platform developed by the Information Technology Service of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime ("UNODC") in partnership...
There is no denying that, perhaps now more than ever, online platforms offer incomparable access to cross-border markets.
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
On 10 June, 2020, the High-Level Forum (HLF) on the Capital Markets Union (CMU), an expert group set up by the European Commission composed of highly experienced industry executives.
United Arab Emirates
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Dubai business conditions improve as city begins to reopen after lockdown due to the coronavirus.
It has been lately noticed that due to commercial requirements there might be a possibility of swapping the cheques and for some alternate reasons
This is in accordance with Article 401 of the UAE Penal Code stating that "a person who issue a cheques with a bad intention and knowing