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William Fry | Ireland | 7 Jul 2015

Consumer Protection (Regulation of Credit Servicing Firms) Bill 2015 - what do I need to know?

On 2 July, the Consumer Protection (Regulation of Credit Servicing Firms) Bill 2015 (the ‘Bill’) was declared passed by both Houses of the Oireachtas

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William Fry | Ireland | 15 Apr 2015

IFS2020: a strategy for Ireland’s international financial services industry

Ireland has long been a competitive location for international financial services (IFS) companies. The recently released “IFS2020 a Strategy for

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William Fry | Ireland | 13 Apr 2015

Revised client asset regime implications for the financial services industry

On 31 March 2015, the Central Bank published revised client asset Regulations for investment firms (CAR) together with detailed Guidance. The

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William Fry | Ireland | 13 Apr 2015

Ireland as a location for international financial services

Ireland has long been a competitive location for international financial services companies. The recently released "IFS2020 - a Strategy for Ireland's

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William Fry | Ireland | 11 Feb 2015

Servicing of consumer loans to be regulated under new Consumer Protection Bill

A new Bill seeking to protect borrowers on the sale of consumer loan portfolios to unregulated entities was published on 12 January 2015

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William Fry | European Union, Ireland | 8 Oct 2014

CJEU decision on VAT groups to impact financial services sector

The case was triggered by a decision by the Swedish tax authority to charge VAT on the supplies of IT services from Skandia America Corporation in

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William Fry | Ireland | 24 Sep 2014

CJEU ruling on VAT groups to impact financial-services sector

Banks, insurers and other financial services companies across Europe face additional VAT costs following a Court of Justice of the European Union

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William Fry | Ireland | 20 Aug 2014

Draft consumer protection on the Sale of Loan Books Bill 2014 what do I need to know?

The Government’s objective is to ensure that borrowers whose Irish retail credit loans are sold by a regulated financial service provider to an

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William Fry | USA, Ireland | 23 Dec 2013

US regulators finalise Volcker Rule UCITS funds not caught

On December 10, 2013, five U.S. financial regulators (the Agencies) adopted the Volcker Rule. The Volcker Rule was created by Section 619 of the