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Withers LLP
The Financial Services and Treasury Bureau in Hong Kong has recently issued a consultation paper putting forward proposals to enhance the transparency of beneficial ownership of Hong Kong companies...
Mayer Brown JSM
This has all changed with the introduction of new regulations, issued in 2016, establishing a new legal environment pursuant to which ONGOs will be subject to going forward.
Clyde & Co
The Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) in Hong Kong issued a revised Guidance Note on the Corporate Governance of Authorised Insurers (Revised GN10) in October 2016.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
In this newsletter, we provide a snapshot of the principal Asian, US, European and selected international governance and securities law developments of interest to Asian corporates and financial institutions.
Mayer Brown JSM
In recent years, M&A activity in the hospitality and leisure (H&L) industry has grown significantly.
TMF Group
Failure to comply with company law in Hong Kong can be very expensive for businesses. In a highly dynamic business and regulatory environment such as Hong Kong, it is challenging for business owners to remain fully aware of the latest legal requirements.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 3 September 2016, the National People's Congress Standing Committee approved the amendments to the Laws on Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprises...
Mayer Brown JSM
Under the Hong Kong Codes on Takeovers and Mergers and Share Buy-backs (Takeovers Code), once an announcement is made of a proposed or possible offer...
Mayer Brown JSM
A recent disciplinary proceeding brought by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong against the investment manager (the Manager) of an SFC authorised exchange traded fund (ETF) highlights the importance of ensuring that interest received on a deposit made by, or on behalf, of an SFC authorised fund with a connected person matches prevailing commercial rates for a deposit of that size and term.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
More panda bonds than ever are being issued, but problems surrounding them mean their range of appeal outside red-chip companies is limited.
TMF Group
In Hong Kong, there is a general perception in the market that deregistration is simpler, quicker and less expensive when disposing a private limited company.
Mayer Brown JSM
Though it is widely known that Hong Kong has adopted a "no-par" regime since the commencement of the Companies Ordinance, Cap 622 in 2014, minor details in routine practice may easily slip away.
Vistra
Martin Crawford, CEO of Vistra Group, has joined other leading senior practitioners in providing his views on the implications of the Panama Papers on Hong Kong's regulatory regime.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 12 April 2016, China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) issued a draft judicial interpretation on the PRC Company Law for public consultation.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Following the publication of relaxed regulations, there has been a steady stream of PRC issuers listed offshore looking to tap the local PRC debt markets with "Panda Bonds" issued domestically in the PRC by offshore entities.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 31 March 2016, Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) issued a reminder to Licensed Corporations (LCs) that bonds listed under Chapter 37 of the Main Board Listing Rules (Chapter 37 Bonds) are for professional investors (including high net worth investors) and are unsuitable for retail investors.
TMF Group
Capital restructuring has become increasingly common due to changing market conditions.
Mayer Brown JSM
The Securities and Futures Commission (the "SFC") mandated the incorporation of the Suitability Requirement into client agreements as a contractual term.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
China Business Law Journal named Conyers Dill & Pearman as one the "Best law firms for offshore work" in 2015.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Partner Stephanie Tang (Hong Kong-Mergers & Acquisitions) was featured in an article in FinanceAsia's June 2016 issue
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Withers LLP
The Financial Services and Treasury Bureau in Hong Kong has recently issued a consultation paper putting forward proposals to enhance the transparency of beneficial ownership of Hong Kong companies...
Clyde & Co
The Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) in Hong Kong issued a revised Guidance Note on the Corporate Governance of Authorised Insurers (Revised GN10) in October 2016.
Mayer Brown JSM
This has all changed with the introduction of new regulations, issued in 2016, establishing a new legal environment pursuant to which ONGOs will be subject to going forward.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
More panda bonds than ever are being issued, but problems surrounding them mean their range of appeal outside red-chip companies is limited.
TMF Group
Capital restructuring has become increasingly common due to changing market conditions.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
In this newsletter, we provide a snapshot of the principal Asian, US, European and selected international governance and securities law developments of interest to Asian corporates and financial institutions.
Mayer Brown JSM
In recent years, M&A activity in the hospitality and leisure (H&L) industry has grown significantly.
TMF Group
In Hong Kong, there is a general perception in the market that deregistration is simpler, quicker and less expensive when disposing a private limited company.
TMF Group
Failure to comply with company law in Hong Kong can be very expensive for businesses. In a highly dynamic business and regulatory environment such as Hong Kong, it is challenging for business owners to remain fully aware of the latest legal requirements.
Walkers
The relevant Hong Kong legislation provides that an unfair prejudice claim can only apply to: (i) a Hong Kong company or (ii) an overseas company which has established a place of business in Hong Kong.
Mayer Brown JSM
The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited ("the Exchange") has just announced that the proposal to upgrade the General Disclosures under the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Guide...
Vistra
Martin Crawford, CEO of Vistra Group, has joined other leading senior practitioners in providing his views on the implications of the Panama Papers on Hong Kong's regulatory regime.
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