Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
These rules are critically important for foreign firms undertaking wholesale financial services business in Australia.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
What should directors be considering to mitigate the risks caused by COVID-19 and to meet their disclosure obligations?
British Virgin Islands
The Mutual Funds Regulations, 2010 (the Mutual Funds Regulations) (the "Mutual Funds Regulations") and Securities and Investment Business (Incubator and Approved Funds)...
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has introduced a new regulatory regime for the recognition of private investment funds.
The CSA recently published a notice and request for comment regarding Proposed National Instrument 45-110 Start-up Crowdfunding Registration and Prospectus Exemptions, as well as the Proposed Start-up Crowdfunding Guide for Businesses …
On February 20, 2020, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the CSA), other than the Ontario Securities Commission (the OSC) (the Participating Jurisdictions), published a multilateral notice.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
•proposed Ontario Securities Commission Rule 81-502 Restrictions on the Use of the Deferred Sales Charge Option for Mutual Funds (the Proposed Rule);
The outbreak and spread of a novel coronavirus (COVID-19), declared a public health emergency by the World Health Organization, has already had significant human, political, and economic
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
A chapter in the Canadian Securities Administrators' long drawn-out mutual fund "embedded commissions" project ended with the publication on February 20, 2020...
With the enhancement of Cayman Islands' regulatory framework in the form of the introduction of the International Tax Co-operation (Economic Substance) Law,...
The Cayman Islands is a popular domicile for globally managed private equity, hedge and hybrid funds due to its tax neutral status, flexible structuring options ...
Existing entities which fall within the definition of a Private Fund under the Law have until 7 August 2020 (the 'Transition Period') to register with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority ('CIMA')
This is a registration rather than a formal authorisation process.
Mamo TCV Advocates
All financial market participants must be prepared to put their contingency plans into practice, including their business continuity measures, in order to ensure operational continuity in accordance with regulatory obligations.
Pinsent Masons LLP
Welcome to the Investment Management Brief, our regular briefing offering an overview of the latest business issues in investment management, including analysis and comment from Pinsent Masons.
HM Treasury has published a consultation paper on a new Overseas Funds Regime which sets out a more streamlined regime for overseas funds. The consultation period is open until 11 May 2020.
Areti Charidemou & Associates LLC
The lack of consistency and variance in the degree of protection afforded to investors across the European Union, have raised concerns as to the efficiency of the existing AIFMD and UCITS...
Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited, the Guernsey-based fund which has invested in a catalogue of songs, music production and publishing, is being added to the FTSE 250 Index.
We are delighted to share in the good news that Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited will be added to the FTSE 250 Index effective after market close on 20 March 2020.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant disruptions to numerous industries and sectors on a worldwide scale in an unprecedented manner.