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EU regulatory agenda: into 2015
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • December 23 2014

2014 was an active year for financial regulation in the EU with a push to finalize much of the outstanding primary legislation on the regulatory


TLAC and structured notes
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • January 26 2015

Financial institution issuers of structured products probably are all too aware of the heightened regulatory capital requirements and new


Valuing derivatives in a bank bail-in
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • July 22 2015

Under the EU’s Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (“BRRD”), one of the key powers given to national resolution authorities is the ability to


Clearing derivative transactions in the EU: what you need to know
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • October 15 2014

All counterparties within scope of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation ("EMIR") and subject to the clearing obligation will soon be


ESMA’s MiFID II technical advice and Consultation Paper
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • January 26 2015

Following MiFID II coming into force in July 2014, the focus is now on the significant amount of delegated legislation and technical standards that


From EMIR to eternity?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • January 5 2015

2014 was a very active year for financial regulation in the European Union (EU). There was a push to finalise much of the outstanding primary


Collateralising uncleared derivatives trades under EMIR draft regulatory technical standards
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • May 12 2014

On April 14, 2014, the European Supervisory Authorities ("ESAs")1 published the anticipated first draft regulatory technical standards ("RTS") on


A European financial transaction tax
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union
  • March 15 2013

In September 2011, the European Commission initially proposed that a financial transaction tax ("FTT") be implemented by all 27 EU Member States


A Euro break-up: impact on financial documentation
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2012

On 1 January 2012, many of us brought in the New Year with a celebratory glass of champagne, just as the Europeans did 10 years ago when their drinks were paid for in shiny new Euros


The Euro odyssey: an epic journey or a Greek tragedy in the making?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union, Greece
  • June 11 2012

The future of the European single currency stands precariously balanced