United Arab Emirates - May 5 2013 The Federal Government of the United Arab Emirates recently issued Federal Decree No. 15 of 2013 establishing a new financial free zone which is…
United Arab Emirates - December 14 2012 The federal government of the United Arab Emirates (“UAE”) has issued Federal Law No. 4 of 2012 (the “Law”), which is the country’s first comprehensive competition law.
United Arab Emirates - October 9 2012 The UAE is making efforts to strengthen the legal regime regulating local and foreign investment funds with its new funds regulations (UAE Securities and Commodities Authority Board Decision No.  of 2012) which came into effect in late August.
United Arab Emirates - August 5 2012 Further to our update of 26 March 2012, on 5 July the DFSA's new Markets Law came into effect.
United Arab Emirates - March 26 2012 In October of last year the Dubai Financial Services Authority (“DFSA”) released Consultation Paper No. 78 proposing significant changes to the way a listing application with NASDAQ Dubai is presented and approved and to the requirements which will be imposed upon a company seeking to list.