The Luxembourg Government has declared a state of emergency in accordance with Article 32(4) of the Luxembourg Constitution.
Among the unintended consequences of the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union is that the CREST ...
The memorandum summarises the ongoing obligations for funds listed on the Global
Securities Market (the "GEM") of Euronext Dublin ("Euronext" and previously The Irish Stock
Ronan Daly Jermyn
The AGM is an important annual event for the shareholders of a company. It is their opportunity to, amongst other things, be presented with information on the financial performance of the company
Ronan Daly Jermyn
In these difficult times for all businesses, good corporate governance is more important than ever. Company boards are making decisions which may be essential for the survival of the business
In the last edition of our Directors' Guidance Series What You Need To Know When Organising Or Attending An Upcoming Meeting we offered some practical recommendations ...
The Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicles Act 2015 (the "ICAV Act"), enabled the establishment of a new structure for regulated investment funds domiciled in Ireland. Since the enactment of the ICAV Act...
Following the breakout of Covid-19, the Irish government implemented strict rules in relation to social distancing and public gatherings.
The final report on guidelines on performance fees in investment funds (the "Guidelines") which is applicable to both UCITS and certain types of alternative investment funds...
The European Union (Shareholders' Rights) Regulations 2020 (the "Regulations") have transposed the second Shareholders' Rights Directive (EU) 2017/828 ("SRD II") into Irish law with...
In the current climate, it is unfortunately all too possible to imagine a business that has dealt with a severe business interruption by following the government's advice.
Regulations transposing the second Shareholders' Rights Directive EU/2017/828 ("SRD II")1 into Irish law have now been published and will come into effect on 30 March 2020.
The European Union (Shareholders' Rights) Regulations 2020 (the "Regulations") came into force in Ireland on 30 March 2020.
ICSA and the FRC have recently issued a guidance note on AGMs and the impact of Covid-19. The FCA have also commented on the matter in a recent market bulletin.
Companies with AGMs scheduled over the coming months are advised to consider alternative solutions in the event that their AGM cannot proceed in the usual manner.
What are the key legal considerations for private equity investors in Ireland in 2019? Corporate partner, Brian McCloskey and Tax partner, Aidan Fahy cover current trends in this sector with reference to structuring, governance, ...
This chapter focuses on the corporate governance framework of an
Irish public limited company whose equity securities are listed on
a stock exchange
Matheson's Private Client Department regularly advise the owners of family businesses through different phases of their lives and assist them in meeting the challenges that may arise.
The second Shareholders Rights Directive (Directive (EU)2017/828) ("SRD II") imposes a number of obligations on:
The memorandum summarises the ongoing obligations for funds listed on the Regulated
Market (the "RM") of Euronext Dublin ("Euronext" and previously The Irish Stock Exchange).