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New year, new potential for UK and European private placements
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 26 2015

Week two of the New Year marked a significant step in the development of the European Private Placement Market: The Loan Market Association (LMA


What matters: A review of 2011 and 2012
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2013

As you know, the last two years have seen a somewhat improved, but by no means robust, business climate. At the same time, structural shifts in the


Guernsey moving with the times
  • Guernsey Finance
  • European Union, Guernsey, USA
  • July 30 2014

Asset servicing is witnessing significant and sustained change. New European fund regulation with The Alternative Investment Fund Manager Directive


2014 summary of new Maine laws
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2014

This year's 2nd regular legislative session was focused largely on budget matters, carry over legislation and a Limited number of new bills. Most


Debt buy-backs - UK taxation change as of 14 October 2009
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2009

On 14 October 2009, the UK government announced a major change to the UK tax legislation covering the buy-back of debts


Passive foreign investment company rules: treatment of income from certain government bonds for purposes of the passive foreign investment company rules
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2012

In an important notice responding to current economic conditions, the Internal Revenue Service has acknowledged that banks may be holding larger amounts of government securities than they ordinarily would, and that it does not intend this situation to cause them to be treated as “passive foreign investment companies,” a category that may discourage U.S. persons from investing in their shares


Financial services legislative and regulatory update - November 14, 2011
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • European Union, USA
  • November 14 2011

With two weeks to go, all of Washington continues to try to figure out the ending to the most complicated choose your own adventure story


New developments affect reporting obligations for U.S. interests in non-U.S. private investment funds
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2010

In late February, the Treasury Department (“Treasury”) issued Notice 2010-23 (“Relief Notice”) and Announcement 2010-16 (the “Announcement”), providing additional guidance relating to the filing of Reports of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (Form TD F 90-22.1) (“FBAR”) for all years through 2009


Proposed regulations exempt taxpayers from FBAR reporting for interests in offshore private equity and hedge funds until further guidance is issued
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 3 2010

On February 26, 2010, the Treasury Department published long-awaited, revised proposed regulations clarifying which taxpayers will be required to file the Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts, Form TD F 90-22


Planning for bank reorganizations
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2008

The Treasury plans to invest up to $250 billion to recapitalize the U.S. banking system by buying non-voting preferred stock and warrants to purchase common stock from a large number of banks, thrifts, bank holding companies and savings and loan holding companies