We are now one week into the worldwide cyberattack known as the WannaCry virus, which targets computers running Microsoft Windows operating systems
The US Securities and Exchange Commission’s staff has published information and guidance for investors and the financial services industry on the
On 30 June 2016, the Asset Management Association of China (AMAC) released the Tenth FAQs on the Relevant Questions Regarding the Registration and
In recent remarks, Igor Rozenblit, the head of the Private Funds Unit at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) urged advisers
On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Act), a broad overhaul of the nation's financial regulatory system.
On 23 July 2010, the UK's financial regulator, the Financial Services Authority ("FSA") published its consultation paper CP 1018 - Feedback on CP 1011, final rules and further consultation ("CP 1018")1 which incorporates the final text of the new Financial Stability and Market Confidence sourcebook ("FINMAR")2.
On July 15, 2010, the United States Senate passed the House-approved Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act"), which was signed by President Obama on July 21, 2010.
On July 22, the Securities and Exchange Commission released a staff report recommending that life settlements be clearly defined as "securities" for purposes of the federal securities laws in order to better protect investors.
The wait for financial regulatory reform legislation is over.
President Obama has signed into law the Private Fund Investment Advisers Registration Act of 2010 (the "Act") as part of the broader Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which enacts sweeping changes to the U.S. financial regulatory system intended to address both the causes of the recent financial crisis and other perceived gaps in U.S. financial regulation.