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Update on the rupee “Masala” Bonds regime - alignment with the foreign investment in corporate bond regime
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • April 21 2016

The issuance of rupee denominated bonds overseas (Masala Bonds) was permitted by RBI's circular dated 29 September 2015 read with the relevant


WTO Ruling Clarifies Flexibility in Member Governments’ Regulation of Financial Services
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Global, OECD, Panama
  • April 20 2016

On April 14, 2016, the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization (WTO) circulated its report in the Argentina - Financial Services dispute


Withholding on Air: The IRS Imposes Withholding Tax Rules for Adjustments on Convertible Debt and Equity
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

“Some people say not to worry about the air. Some people have never had experience with air.” It’s hard to believe that it has been some 37 years


U.S. Department of Labor Finalizes Fiduciary Definition and Conflict of Interest Rule
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

On April 6, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (Department) issued its highly anticipated final rule addressing when a person is considered to be a


When are funds used for a ‘qualifying purpose’? A ruling regarding s8ea in the context of a BEE transaction
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • April 15 2016

On 13 April 2016, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) issued Binding Private Ruling 228 (Ruling), which dealt with s8EA of the Income Tax Act


DOL’s Final Fiduciary Rule - What Does It Mean for your 401(k)?
  • SmithAmundsen LLC
  • USA
  • April 15 2016

Every employer offering a 401(k) plan is faced with the decision about what investment options to make available to participants through their plan


Offshore Funds: Is investment via an offshore investment fund objectionable?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2016

In this article we compare the different methods of investment following the abolition of exchange control in the early 1980s. We show how offshore


Brexit: The possible legal implications of a UK withdrawal from the EU
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 14 2016

On 23 June 2016 the British people will vote on whether the UK should remain a member of the EU or leave the EU.As our clients would expect, Bond


The US Department of Labor’s Final “Fiduciary” Rule Incorporates Concessions to Financial Service Industry but Still Poses Key Challenges
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2016

On April 6th, the US Department of Labor issued its final “fiduciary” rule. Over 800 pages in length and more than 15 years and three iterations in


Substance requirements remain under the fund microscope
  • Guernsey Finance
  • European Union, Guernsey, OECD
  • April 14 2016

Substance requirements continue to be on the radar of investment funds and their managers. Take the EU's Alternative Investment Fund Managers