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Hedge funds in APAC: legal and regulatory treatment
  • InsightLegal Asia Consulting
  • Asia-Pacific, Hong Kong, Singapore
  • February 20 2014

There continues to be great interest in and steady growth of hedge funds in APAC, which is driven by both market and regulatory factors. Hong Kong


Hong Kong tax alert
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • September 6 2013

In Aviation Fuel Supply Company Limited v CIR, a tax appeal case upon which we previously reported in December 2012 (see link below), the CIR has


International regulatory update 28 April 2 May 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Germany, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA, Australia, Belgium, China, European Union
  • May 7 2014

The EU Commission has adopted five implementing decisions which confirm that the rules on credit rating agencies (CRAs) in place in Argentina, Brazil


In time for Thanksgiving: the Court of Final Appeal awards nice cheer to the taxpayer
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • November 21 2013

On 12 November 2013, the Court of Final Appeal handed down a victory for the taxpayer in Nice Cheer Investment Limited v. Commissioner of Inland


Corporate Crime Update - June 2014 - Hong Kong
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • June 30 2014

The judgment for the much anticipated Ernst & Young case was handed down on May 23, 2014. The case concerns an application made in 2012 by the Hong


A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially


China update - May 19 2014
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • China, Hong Kong, USA
  • May 19 2014

On May 5, the U.S. Third Fleet issued a press release stating that from June 26 to August 1, twenty-three nations, 47 ships, six submarines, more


Impacts of FATCA intergovernmental agreement on ORSO schemes in Hong Kong
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 2 2014

Further to our article entitled "Updates on impact of FATCA final regulations on ORSOMPF Schemes in Hong Kong" in our June newsletter (Issue 3 of


Hong Kong government makes good on promise to axe stamp duty on exchange traded funds
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 8 2014

On 5 December 2014, the Hong Kong Government formally released its draft legislation to waive stamp duty for the transfer of shares or units of all


Legal flash - Shanghai office - November 2014 - Notice of Ministry of Finance, State Administration of Taxation and China securities regulatory commission concerning tax policies on the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Exchanges link pilot program
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • China, Hong Kong
  • December 2 2014

On October 31, 2014, MoF, SAT and CSRC jointly released tax circular Caishui 2014 No.81 (“Circular 81”) to specify tax policies concerning the