The Regulation on Transparency of Securities Financing Transactions (the SFTR) Regulation (EU) 20152365 was approved by the European Parliament on
The Companies Act 2014 became operative on 1 June 2015. Now that this new law is in force, we are advising clients to consider the Act’s impact on
The agreed text of the EU regulation on transparency of securities financing transactions and of reuse ("SFTR") has been published in the Official
The agreed text of the EU Regulation on transparency of securities financing transactions and of reuse (“SFTR”) has been published in the Official
On Tuesday, as part of its financial rule making spree, the European Parliament approved three key financial services measures: a proposed directive
The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") recently published a set of priority issues (the "Priority Issues") to be used by EU national
On 18 December 2012, the European Securities and Markets Regulatory Authority (“ESMA”) published its consolidated guidelines on ETFs and other UCITS issues (the “Guidelines”) for competent authorities and UCITS management companies.
The European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) has issued an opinion dated 20 November 2012 (the “Opinion”) in the context of UCITS’ ability to invest up to 10 of net assets in transferable securities and money market instruments other than those traded on a regulated market, as referred to in Article 50(1) of the UCITS directive.
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation has published the Companies (Amendment) Bill 2012.
On 15 November, the EU Commission published a regulation amending the EU Regulation on credit rating agencies ("CRAs") and a directive amending the UCITS IV Directive and the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”).