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Cryptocurrency Update: CFTC Reaffirms Jurisdiction Over Certain Virtual Currency Transactions
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2017

There is little question that virtual currency will be subject to increasing regulatory oversight as it continues its steady march towards the


Financial Regulation Weekly Bulletin - 19 October 2017
  • Slaughter and May
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 19 2017

The European Commission is carrying out a fitness check of EU reporting requirements in the financial sector to assess whether the requirements are


CFTC Extends Its Reach to Potentially Include Initial Coin Offerings
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2017

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has now made it clear that, in its view, certain initial coin offerings (ICOs) within the


Daily financial services roundup including the ESMA's instructions on MiFID II
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 18 2017

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has published a report with the results of its stocktake of publicly released cyber-security regulations, guidance


Commission adopts EMIR equivalence decision for derivatives transactions in the United States
  • Dechert LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 18 2017

The European Commission has determined that the United States' regime for non-centrally cleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives transactions is


Caremark Claim Against Board for FCPA Settlement Fails
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2017

On June 16, 2017, the Delaware Court of Chancery in the case of In re Qualcomm Inc. FCPA Stockholder Derivative Litigation dismissed a shareholders’


CFTC and European Commission Make Progress on Cross-Border Agreements
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 18 2017

On October 13, 2017, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced two cross-border developments with the European Commission (EC) that


LabCFTC Releases Primer on Virtual Currencies
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2017

Yesterday, LabCFTC, an initiative by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission to promote FinTech innovations, released a “Primer on Virtual


Interpretation of the CEA and CFTC Regulations Regarding the Characterization of Variation Margin Payments and All Other Cash Flows for Cleared Swaps
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

Efforts to repeal the Department of Labor’s (“DOL’s”) fiduciary rule are already well underway. On October 12th, the House Financial Services


Global financial regulation - the decade ahead - Part 1: United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

Central to the response of the international community to the global financial crisis was a move to strengthen international regulatory standards and