British Virgin Islands
A summary of the relevant timelines and an outline of other important changes under the Amendment Code are outlined in this update.
Crowe MacKay LLP
If you value education and feel it is important to help your children with education costs, whether you have the financial means or not, read on to learn about how small contributions today,
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In Toronto-Dominion Bank v Canada,1 the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) upheld the Federal Court's decision2 that the Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) was required to pay to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Due to the current economic downturn, many corporations (Borrowers) may find themselves in financial difficulty and need to refinance their existing debt obligations with creditors (Lenders).
These amendments will, among other things, allow for the perfection of security interests by control of electronic chattel paper (a new class of personal property) and set out related priority rules.
In the context of a claim brought by Strident Publishing Limited ("Strident") against Creative Scotland ("CS"), the UK's Competition Appeal Tribunal ("CAT")
C.Savva & Associates Ltd
On 18 February 2020, the EU's Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) announced changes to its list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes.
The three European Supervisory Authorities, EBA, EIOPA and ESMA, (collectively the "ESAs") have published a Consultation Paper on 23 April 2020 (the "Consultation") seeking responses to proposed environmental, social and governance ...
The five main retail banks have already announced a facility to apply for a "payment break" for business and retail customers affected by COVID-19.
"Corona Bonds" are proposed debt securities issued by an EU institution in lieu of individual EU Member States issuing debt securities.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On 28 April 2020, the European Commission proposed a new Regulation to make targeted amendments to the EU Capital Requirements Regulation and the CRR II Regulation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In these uncertain times, investors in investment funds are increasingly looking at options regarding their investment, including ways in which to redeem or recover their investment in such funds.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt everything from stock prices to supermarket shelves, the world is facing a diverse array of unprecedented challenges. Against this backdrop, there is a common thread throughout ...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau proposed a limited partnership regime for investment funds in Hong Kong to enhance the attractiveness of the Hong Kong asset and wealth management industry
We have compiled the following chronology table which serves as a quick reference point to track the circulars and guidance published by HK financial services regulators in relation to COVID-19.
Section 53 of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 ("IBC") provides for the order of priority in which the proceeds from the sale of liquidation assets is to be distributed.
Matheson is pleased to have acted for Towerbrook Capital Partners L.P. on its €100m controlling equity investment in CarTrawler, the leading B2B provider of car rental and mobility solutions to the....
On the 30th of April, 2020, the Central Bank of Ireland ("CBI") published a letter to fund management companies regarding certain COVID-19 related measures (the "Letter").
The Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman (FSPO) published its annual Overview of Complaints in March 2020 which reports on complaints handled in 2019.
This is the fourth in a series of four short briefings which looks at some of the key powers which the Central Bank of Ireland ("CBI") has at its disposal under the Central Bank Act 2013 (the "Act").