Pinsent Masons LLP
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Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
On 5 February 2020, the Malta Financial Services Authority (the "MFSA") published an update, following the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union, ...
When conducting complex litigation, important issues can arise during the conduct of the case, in addition to the issues for trial.
The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020 at 11:00 p.m. UK time. This legal update summarises the application of EU law in the UK after Brexit, with particular reference to the Securitisation Regulation.
In January, I presented the Monterey Insight 2019 Fund report to London private equity managers. The sentiment from the funds sector is that there is a shared sense of ‘drift away from London...
The green bond market has expanded enormously in recently years, reaching US$230 billion in issuance in 2019 alone. When considering funding for an environmentally-friendly project
Electronic signatures are good news for finance transactions, as they potentially allow signatories to sign wherever they might be in the world, meaning no more unnecessary delays at completion.
The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published Sector Views, its annual report examining how each financial sector is performing.
After consultation with their members, AFME, FIA, ICMA, ISLA and ISDA have collectively released the Master Regulatory Reporting Agreement (MRRA).
We are delighted to send you our latest e-newsletter, setting out recent regulatory developments of interest to financial institutions.
The Bank of England, the FCA and the Working Group on Sterling Risk-Free Reference Rates (the Working Group)...
For several decades now, a significant proportion of financing transactions denominated in sterling, US dollars, euro, Swiss franc and Japanese yen have used LIBOR ...
This article was originally published in ICMA Quarterly Magazine, 10 October 2019 and is reproduced with permission from the publisher.
Clyde & Co
As Larry Fink, CEO of Blackrock, one of the world's largest asset managers has written there has been a fundamental shaping of finance because of climate risk.
In June last year, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) confirmed it was going to introduce reforms to "fix a dysfunctional overdraft market", ...
The London Interbank Offered Rate ("LIBOR") is expected to cease after the end of 2021. In particular, LIBOR-linked loans may not be offered after Q3 2020.
Kemp IT Law
A joint study by the Bank of England and the FCA was published on 16th October 2019 and is the result of a survey of almost 300 financial services firms.
Doing good with other people's money. We now know that companies, investors and consumers care about ESG issues, so what does this mean for managers charged with driving investor...
In December 2019, the PRA issued Consultation Paper 30/19, the most significant shake up of the UK regulatory requirements applicable to outsourcing arrangements since the introduction of the MIFID...
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On January 16, 2020, the Bank of England, the UK Financial Conduct Authority and the Working Group on Sterling Risk-Free Reference Rates published a set of documents outlining priorities and milestones for 2020 on LIBOR transition.