Over the course of the last two weeks, the Luxembourg Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) have issued a ...
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
In its circular published on the 20th March 2020, the Malta Financial Services Authority ("MFSA") announced that reporting obligations in terms of the SFTR...
Mamo TCV Advocates
All financial market participants must be prepared to put their contingency plans into practice, including their business continuity measures, in order to ensure operational continuity in accordance with regulatory obligations.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
The SFTR requires all securities financing transactions (SFTs) to be reported to EU-recognized trade repositories.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Further bans on all types of short selling have been extended by financial regulators in Austria, Belgium, France, Greece,...
Under French law, when a company faces temporary economic difficulties, it may use temporary unemployment measures. In the context of the current COVID-19 crisis, the French Government promotes the use of such measures...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
La crise sanitaire et les mesures de restrictions et de confinement ont aussi des conséquences en droit boursier et des sociétés.
Heuking Kuehn Lueer Wojtek PartGmbB
Increasingly far-reaching restrictions with respect to the COVID-19 virus also bring to light the issue of timely drafting, auditing, adoption, and publication of annual and consolidated financial statements...
On 19 March 2020 ESMA issued a public statement relating to the application of the Securities Finance Transactions Regulation ("SFTR") which it clarified on 26 March 2020.
On March 11, the European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") published a set of novel coronavirus ("COVID-19") related recommendations for European financial market participants that CONSOB...
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
The most recent measures apply severe restrictions to the entire national territory until April 3, 2020.
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and Luxembourg's Financial Sector Supervisory Authority (CSSF) have issued press releases in relation...
Judge P. Kevin Catel has ruled that Telegram, a leading messaging application owner, must withhold from releasing its Gram cryptocurrency next month.
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has just issued a public statement to promote coordinated action by National Competent Authorities (NCAs), including the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA)...
In a Public Statement issued by the European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") on 18 March 2020, ESMA acknowledges that it was made aware of the pressure being made on the financial industry
Given the market volatility of the past week or so, the US Federal Reserve recently announced that it would be slashing interest rates to near zero levels - which is as low as it can be without going negative.
Baer & Karrer
In the aftermath of the financial crisis of 2008/2009,
Switzerland launched a massive overhaul of its financial
Companies subject to the EU Market Abuse Regulation (MAR), including companies listed on the London Stock Exchange, must disclose inside information to the market as soon as possible.
The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) provided issuers and market participants with commentary in light of the COVID-19 pandemic in its Primary Market Bulletin 27, published on March 17, 2020.
The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has strongly requested that companies with securities listed on the Official List observe a moratorium on the publication of preliminary financial statements