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Sanctions update: Ukraine, Crimea and Sevastopolthe Ukrainian Parliament, the EU and the U.S. impose further measures
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA
  • August 4 2014

This Alert follows our previous alerts on the RussiaUkraine sanctions available on our website. July continued to be a busy time as the Verkhovna


What price market integrity? The various “Benchmark Reviews”
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • October 27 2014

When the LIBOR scandal first came to light, governments and regulators quickly took the view that "something had to be done" about pricing indices


European Banking Authority releases internet payment guidelines
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • January 21 2015

The European Banking Authority (EBA) released 'Final guidelines on the security of internet payments' (Guidelines). These Guidelines are based on the


The European financial transaction tax and the repo market
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 24 2013

Certain European Union ("EU") countries have proposed a financial transaction tax ("FTT") which could cause severe harm to segments of the repo


Sanctions update - Iran: easing of sanctions by the United States and European Union
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Iran, USA
  • January 23 2014

As reported in our Client Alert of December 2013, the "Joint Plan of Action" reached between the United Kingdom ("UK"), the United States ("U.S."


AIFMD developments
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 31 2013

On 29 April, HM Treasury published its Questions and Answers on the transposition of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). This


Jumping across the pond: syndicating European borrower debt in U.S. markets (part 2 of 3)
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • September 23 2013

As our prior post noted, recent uncertainty in the European financial markets has led many European borrowers to look to the U.S. debt markets for


Keeping up with Volcker: the EU proposes new regulation on the separation of trading and lending
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • February 11 2014

On 30 January 2014, the EU weighed in with its answer to the "too big to fail" dilemma. The Regulation on structural measures improving the


Euro Contingency Planning: why it is necessary now, what it should cover and how we can help
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • June 22 2012

If you have not yet carried out Euro Contingency Planning, we recommend that you do so now


The Eurozone and commodity contracts 1
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 18 2012

The possibility of one or more countries exiting the European Monetary Union has been well publicised