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Invoice Finance 2018: Where next for bans on assignment?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 16 2018

Invoice finance provides crucial lifeblood to the financing of UK PLC. The last available full year figures for 2016 reported that an average of £9.5


Public statement and recent enforcement action by the SEC signals crack down on the ICO rush
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • December 21 2017

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton issued a public statement on December 11, 2017 providing his general


British Columbia Securities Commission grants first registration in Canada to Bitcoin investment fund manager
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 8 2017

The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) has announced the first registration in Canada of an investment fund manager solely dedicated to the


Canadian securities regulators announce regulatory sandbox initiative
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • February 27 2017

Canadian securities regulators have announced a regulatory sandbox initiative with dedicated teams across Canada to help financial technology


Expansion of crowdfunding in Canada the doors open wider
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 6 2015

After a long wait and much anticipation, securities regulators in five Canadian provinces have announced a new crowdfunding regime. It includes two


When mining-issuer investor presentations fall short
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 21 2015

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) recently published CSA Staff Notice 43-309Review of Website Investor Presentations by Mining Issuers


Significant changes to Investment Canada Act: review threshold increased, additional information required in notification and review forms, national security review timelines extended
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 21 2015

On March 25, 2015, the federal government announced the implementation of three important changes to the Investment Canada Act, each of which is


Renewable energy project YieldCos emerge
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 19 2014

The use of 'YieldCos' has been a topic of significant interest in renewable energy finance circles ever since December 2012 when NRG Energy Inc


Recent proposals for more flexible capital raising in the exempt market
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 21 2014

As part of their ongoing efforts to update and modernize the exempt market regime, members of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) have been


Prepare now for shareholder activism
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • December 19 2013

Shareholder activism is in the news daily, with both existing shareholders and activist fund investors of publicly-traded companies demanding