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Registers of controllers and nominee directors in Singapore: 10 things you need to know
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Singapore
  • April 19 2017

Amendments were made to the Singapore Companies Act (Chapter 50) on 31 March 2017 to enhance the transparency of Singapore companies in line with


Monetary Authority of Singapore Consults on Proposed Framework for Singapore Variable Capital Companies
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Singapore
  • April 18 2017

On March 16, 2016, Ms. Indranee Rajah, Senior Minister of State for Law and Finance of Singapore, announced at the Investment Management Association


Singapore revamps company laws to address transparency, compliance costs and restructuring
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Singapore
  • April 5 2017

In a move widely seen as an attempt to further enhance Singapore’s status as a business-friendly destination, Parliament recently passed the


Singapore Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Global, Singapore
  • January 5 2017

This Act is the most significant update of the Companies Act since 1999. Various provisions came into force in 2015 (Phase 1). The rest of the


Proposed Disclosure of Beneficial Owners of Private Limited Companies, Limited Liability Partnerships and Foreign Branches
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Singapore
  • January 18 2017

The Accounting And Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) recently announced proposals for a second round of changes to the Companies Act (CA). One of


Women in law shattering ceilings,Achieving work-life balance,getting to the top and more
  • SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan
  • China, Global, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Middle East, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea
  • August 11 2016

Background checks help organizations understand who they are really doing business with. Thomson Reuters Enhanced Due Diligence Reports deliver a


MAS Proposes Framework for Singapore Variable Capital Companies
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Singapore
  • April 4 2017

On 23 March 2017, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) issued a Consultation Paper on the Proposed Framework for the Singapore Variable Capital


Issues of corporate governance arising from Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (Publ), Singapore Branch v Asia Pacific Breweries (Singapore) Pte Ltd & Anor
  • WongPartnership LLP
  • Singapore
  • October 4 2011

In Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (Publ), Singapore Branch v Asia Pacific Breweries (Singapore) Pte Ltd & Anor 2011 SGCA 22, the Singapore Court of Appeal had to consider the claims of two banks ("plaintiffs") against Asia Pacific Breweries (Singapore) Pte Ltd ("APBS") for the repayment of loans disbursed due to the fraud of its employee, Chia Teck Leng ("Chia"


International Regulatory Update 09 - 13 January 2017
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand
  • January 17 2017

Clifford Chance's International Regulatory Update is a weekly digest of significant regulatory developments affecting banking and investment banking


Singapore Court of Appeals overturns trial judge’s findings of fact and finds businessman liable for conspiracy to misappropriate funds
  • Allen & Gledhill LLP
  • Singapore
  • October 30 2013

In Visionhealthone Corporation Pte Ltd v HD Holdings Pte Ltd & Ors, the Singapore Court of Appeal overturned the decision of the trial judge to find