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FinTech in Canada
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Australia, Canada, Singapore, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, China, France, Germany, Global, Hong Kong, India
  • September 22 2016

So what is FinTech? The phrase “FinTech”, first coined by a New York banker in 1972, refers to the intersection of technology and Financial services


D&O “hotspots” in Hong Kong
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Canada, Hong Kong
  • October 26 2016

Directors in Hong Kong are coming under increasing regulatory scrutiny. In recent years, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has been active


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, European Union, France
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


Good news for Canada, Guernsey, Japan, Jersey and Switzerland on the long road to the AIFMD third country passport
  • Eversheds
  • Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, European Union, USA, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Japan, Jersey, Switzerland
  • July 22 2016

On 19 July 2016, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its latest Advice on the application of the Alternative Investment


International regulatory update - 16 20 June 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Belgium, Canada, China, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom
  • June 24 2014

The EU Commission has launched a consultation on the contributions of credit institutions to resolution financing arrangements under the Bank


Dual-listing of Canadian public companies on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, Hong Kong
  • May 31 2012

For Canadian public companies looking to access global capital, "graduation" to an exchange south of the border or across the Atlantic may no longer be the obvious next step given the abundant liquidity and large investor base in Asia


Revised code of best practice for the FX market
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 31 2015

On March 30, 2015, a revised Global Preamble: Codes of Best Practice and Shared Global Principles was published by eight FX committees which sit in


ESMA Advice Extending the AIFMD Passport: Including the United States, Hong Kong, Singapore and Switzerland
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Australia, Isle of Man, Japan, Jersey, Singapore, Switzerland, USA, Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, European Union, Guernsey, Hong Kong
  • August 9 2016

On 18 July 2016 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its advice to the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission


This week in securities litigation (week ending February 28, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan
  • February 27 2014

The Supreme Court handed down a significant decision, construing SLUSA in the context of suits by investors defrauded investors in the Stanford Ponzi


Guide to going global - global equity restricted stock and restricted stock units 2015
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium
  • February 9 2015

As long as the offer is not advertised or publicized, the stock is not traded in Argentina, the offer is limited to employees, and the offer is