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This week at the UK regulators - 9 May, 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2016

There was a significant development this week in the FCA's largest ever insider dealing prosecution, known as Operation Tabernula, as the jury, which


This week at the UK regulators - 18 April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2016

The main enforcement developments last week related to bench mark rate setting. The FCA has concluded one case by imposing a public censure and a


Contentious Commentary - April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Portugal, United Kingdom
  • April 11 2016

The ISDA Master Agreement applies to derivatives transactions in, generally, one of two ways. First, by the parties entering into a long-form


This week at the UK regulators - 21 March 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 21 2016

The principal enforcement development last week was the conviction of a former equities trader for insider dealing. His guilty pleas have brought the


The UK Referendum - Challenges for Europe’s Capital Markets - A legal and regulatory assessment
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 21 2016

The referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union (EU) raises profound questions for Europe's wholesale capital markets. This paper


Contentious Commentary - March 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 14 2016

Section 3 of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 applies if one party deals on the other's standard written terms. Where it applies, section 3 allows


This week at the UK regulators - 14 March 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • March 14 2016

The main enforcement development last week was the confirmation of the cancellation of the interim permission of a debt management firm based on the


LIBOR-based defences rejected by the court
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 4 2016

The Court of Appeal has rejected a miscellany of defences raised by a borrower based on the alleged rigging of LIBOR by a lending bank. The case may


This week at the UK regulators - 29 February 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 29 2016

The main enforcement development last week was a case where the FCA imposed a fine and exercised its little used power to impose a restriction on


International Regulatory Update 15 - 19 February 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Italy, Singapore, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, China, European Union, Germany
  • February 23 2016

The EU Parliament Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) has published two draft reports on the EU Commission’s legislative proposals to