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Andersen- Maher Milad Iskander & Co
In recent years, a significant development has occurred in e-commerce transactions, with the development of e-payment methods playing an essential role in sustaining a successful e-commerce market.
Ghana
Koranteng & Koranteng Legal Advisors
The Development Finance Institutions Act, 2020 (Act 1032) (the "Act") was passed by the Ghanaian Parliament and received Presidential assent on 27thOctober, 2020.
Firmus Advisory
Ghana has not been left out of the retail boom across Africa. Ghanaians spending and consumption have increased over the last few years attributed somewhat to the growing middle class with greater spending power.
Mauritius
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
With the objective of enhancing the competitiveness of the financial services sector and diversifying the product base of the Mauritian IFC, the Budget Speech 2020-2021 introduced the Variable Capital Companies ("VCC").
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
The funds industry is dynamic, and constantly evolving. Axis as your trusted partner can handle the regulatory, financial, tax, compliance and corporate governance responsibilities...
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
Mauritius ranked first in Africa and 52nd among 132 countries globally in the Global Innovation Index 2021 based on its performance across seven pillars.
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
Gazetted on the 5 August 2021, the Finance (Miscellaneous provisions) Act, brings about amendments made to the legislative structure of the Mauritian jurisdiction. In the previous segment...
Appleby
In line with the National Budget 2021-2022 and the ambition of the Mauritian Government to establish Mauritius as a hub for emerging technologies, the FSC issued the Financial Services (Crowdfunding) Rules 2021 on 10 September 2021.
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
The Financial Services Commission, Mauritius (the "FSC") is proposing to issue "Guidelines on the issue of Corporate and Green Bonds" ("Guidelines") which will set out the legal and supervisory framework...
Nigeria
SimmonsCooper Partners
On November 12, 2020, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act 2020 into law and thereby effectively repealed the erstwhile Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act 1991.
KPMG Nigeria
The Honourable Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, on 10 June 2021 approved the Tax Appeal Tribunal (Procedure) Rules, 2021, pursuant to her powers under Section 61 ...
Pavestones Legal
With the growing demand for faster and more convenient financial services, there are more people looking to solve this problem by setting up a digital bank. We have had startups...
Andersen
On 2nd September 2021, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) issued a Circular to all banks in Nigeria titled Basel III Implementation by all Deposit Money Banks ("the Circular").
South Africa
ENSafrica
Globally, the traditional financial landscape as we know it will be radically changed with the advent of Open Banking and Open Finance.
ENSafrica
The London Interbank Offered Rate ("LIBOR") will soon begin its long good-bye.
ENSafrica
"Open banking" involves the use of an application programming interface ("API") and open-source technology to allow third-party developers, such as fintechs...
Uganda
ENSafrica
Uganda is set to take a key step towards ensuring the enforceability of close-out netting under ISDA, GMRA and GMSLA contracts – at least in respect of financial institutions governed by the Financial Institutions Act.
United Arab Emirates
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
In recent years, the relevance and growth of environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles in investments has captured the attention of the global business community.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The following article was originally published for BSA in Arabian Business and discusses the implications of the Dubai Courts' specialised money laundering court.
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