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Hedge Fund Reportsummary of key developmentsfall 2014

  • Paul Hastings LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 23 2014

This continues to be a time of rapid change for the hedge fund industry, as the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), the Commodity Futures

Bah. Humbug. How the IRS took away direct subsidies from defeased BABs

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
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  • December 23 2014

Earlier this year, we wrote about issuers that are weary of losing interest subsidies to sequestration and that have paid off their direct pay bonds

Municipal bond interest paid by a bond insurer after an issuer’s bankruptcy discharge can remain tax-exempt

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2014

In the aftermath of recent municipal bankruptcies in which issuers proposed andor implemented bankruptcy plans involving partial discharges of the

Ontario issues comfort letter to address effects of provincial surtax on mutual fund trusts

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 19 2014

On December 11, Ontario's Ministry of Finance issued a comfort letter to address the unintended effects of the new provincial surtax which have

Share option plans in Ireland

  • William Fry
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  • Ireland
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  • December 17 2014

Share Reserve: Typically 10 to 15 of the company’s total issued share capital. Class of Shares: Generally, the shares underlying employee share

UK legal highlights: 2014 and beyond

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 17 2014

The EU has published a Directive (201456EU) and a Regulation ((EU) 5372014) reforming the rules governing the statutory audit market. The

Draft Finance Bill 2015: key implications for U.K.-based alternative asset managers and their funds

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

Following not quite so hotly on the heels of the Autumn Statement as some would like, the U.K. government has now published draft legislation for

International regulatory update - 8 12 December 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • China, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, India, Netherlands, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

The regulation on key information documents for packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIPs) has been published in the Official

The financial report December 11, 2014 - news from Europe

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, France, United Kingdom
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  • December 11 2014

According to Reuters, France is leading efforts to adopt a financial transaction tax in the EU by 2016. (1292014) FTT. FCA consults on capital

UK taxation of carry and co-investment and “disguised investment management fees” draft legislation creates uncertainty

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 11 2014

In last week's Autumn Statement, the UK government announced a new rule which was understood to be targeting investment management firms achieving UK