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Singapore High Court upholds non-compete clause in employment contract of former broker

Singapore - March 30 2015 On 5 February 2015, the Singapore High Court upheld a non-compete clause in the employment contract between a leading inter-dealer broker, GFI

Employment (Amendment) Act 2015 passed in Parliament and partially in force from 22 August 2015: requirements for employers to provide employees with written record of key employment terms and pay slips not yet in force

Singapore - August 31 2015 The Employment (Amendment) Act 2015 has been passed in Parliament on 17 August 2015 and gazetted on 21 August 2015. The Employment (Amendment) Act

Singapore Court of Appeal holds loan within ambit of “excluded moneylender” and not unenforceable under Moneylenders Act

Singapore - July 30 2014 In Sheagar so T M Veloo v Belfield International (Hongkong) Ltd, the Singapore Court of Appeal had to determine whether a loan agreement and

MAS issues new Notice on Minimum Liquid Assets and Liquidity Coverage Ratio

Singapore - December 23 2014 On 28 November 2014, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (the "MAS") issued the new MAS Notice 649 on "Minimum Liquid Assets and Liquidity Coverage

MAS issues Guidelines addressing conflicts of interest concerning research analyses or reports

Singapore - April 25 2013 On 2 April 2013, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (the "MAS") issued the following Guidelines under the Securities and Futures Act (the "SFA") and

MAS consults on Implementation Issues arising from removing the DBU-ACU divide

Singapore - September 30 2015 The Monetary Authority of Singapore (the "MAS") has released a consultation paper on "Removing the DBU-ACU Divide - Implementation Issues". The

MAS issues notice to licensed trade repositories and approved clearing houses on Financial Market Infrastructure Standards

Singapore - September 30 2015 On 31 August 2015, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (the "MAS") issued a new "Notice on Financial Market Infrastructure Standards" (the "Notice"

Singapore Court of Appeal rules stay of proceedings in favour of arbitration

Singapore - September 29 2015 In the recent case of Sim Kay Choon & Ors v NTUC Income Insurance Co-operative Limited, the Singapore Court of Appeal had to address questions

Singapore Court of Appeal allows appeal for discharge of worldwide Mareva injunctions as respondents fail to establish risk that appellants would dissipate assets

Singapore - September 29 2015 In the ground breaking case of Bouvier, Yves Charles EDGAR & Anor v Accent Delight International Ltd & Anor and another appeal, the Singapore Court

MAS consults on legislative changes to strengthen effectiveness of market misconduct provisions

Singapore - September 29 2015 On 24 August 2015, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (the "MAS") published a consultation paper containing proposed legislative amendments to the