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International regulatory update 12 16 May 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Belgium, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 19 2014

The EU Council has formally approved the proposals for a directive on markets in financial instruments repealing Directive 200439EC (MiFID 2) and a


Belgium and US sign FATCA Intergovernmental Agreement
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Belgium, USA
  • April 28 2014

On 23 April 2014, the Belgian and US governments signed an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) intended to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance


International regulatory update - 3 7 March 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 10 2014

The EU Council has adopted its position at first reading on the revised Deposit Guarantee Schemes (DGS) Directive. This will enable the EU Parliament


Issuance of hybrid debt instruments and so-called contingent convertible bonds (CoCo)
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Poland, USA
  • August 17 2016

Apart from the issuance of securities treated purely as debt instruments (e.g. bonds) or equity instruments (e.g. shares), it is also possible to


International Regulatory Update 25 - 29 April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Germany, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Poland, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 4 2016

The EU Parliament Plenary session has adopted the text of the proposed regulation on indices used as benchmarks in Financial Instruments and


International Regulatory Update 03 - 06 May 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 10 2016

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published two opinions proposing amendments to draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) 2


International Regulatory Update 11 - 15 April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Global, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 19 2016

The EU Parliament Plenary session has adopted the EU data protection reform package, which comprises the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR


Leveraging Up & Out: The Rise of Outbound Chinese Leveraged Acquisitions
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • China, European Union, USA
  • March 11 2016

With an estimated US$44 billion of outbound acquisitions in 2015, China now represents a major participant in the global M&A market. This deal volume


Iran sanctions deal new adoption day measures pave the way for sanctions relief
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • October 20 2015

Sunday 18 October was "Adoption Day" under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and JCPOA participants are beginning to make the necessary


Cyber crime a growing threat to financial institutions
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong, USA
  • October 7 2015

Combating cyber crime is now at the top of the agenda for government and industry alike. This is in recognition of the fact that in an increasingly