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New thumbprint technology for MasterCard payments

  • Eversheds LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 24 2014

Following successful trials in Norway, MasterCard is now ready to bring biometric cards to the UK, enabling customers to authorise payments with

Meltdown of UK payments system

  • Eversheds LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 24 2014

The Bank of England (BoE) experienced a 10-hour meltdown of CHAPS, one of its key payments systems on 20 October 2014, due to the BoE temporarily

Challenging guarantees

  • Pitmans LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 18 2014

Personal guarantees given in the past to support corporate borrowing may well have been put in a drawer with no real expectation that they would ever

This week at the UK regulators - 3 November 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 3 2014

The FCA concluded two enforcement cases involving consumer protection issues last week, fining one firm £4.1 million for failing to deal properly with

Definition of ‘shares’ in share charge captures shareholder loans

  • LK Shields
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 31 2014

The standard definition of 'shares', in a charge over shares, includes shareholder loan agreements. That was the conclusion of the English Court of

Corporate governance update - October 2014

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • European Union, Global, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • October 14 2014

The Report and Final stages of the Companies Bill 2012 were completed on 30 September 2014 in the Seanad, when all of the 164 amendments tabled by

Clients & friends newsletter September 2014

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Belgium, China, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, USA, Venezuela
  • -
  • September 30 2014

In an unfortunate decision, the Brussels Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by a lower court denying the deductibility of stock option costs

This week at the UK regulators - 29 September 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 29 2014

This week the FCA imposed a fine on Barclays Bank Plc of £37.7 million for failing properly to protect clients' custody assets, and the SEC awarded

International regulatory update - 8 12 September 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • China, European Union, Japan, Russia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 16 2014

The President-elect of the EU Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, has announced details of the new Commission and the portfolios to be assigned to the

Corporate Governance within the PSR

  • Eversheds LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • August 26 2014

On 10 July 2014, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published details of the corporate governance structure within the Payment Systems Regulator