Much has been written this year about liquidity solutions for funds due to the economic issues caused by Covid-19.
Jersey adopted the Financial Services (Disclosure and Provision of Information) (Jersey) Law 2020 (Disclosure Law) on 14 July 2020 and registered it in the Royal Court of Jersey on 23 October 2020
Do you find it hard to save money? Are you stressed that you haven't put enough aside for retirement? Does achieving your life dreams feel elusive?
The BVI Financial Services Commission (the "Commission") recently published new virtual asset guidance (the "Guidance").
Welcome to Walkers' 2020 Fundamentals White Paper Series, in which we discuss certain trends identifiable among the hedge funds and private equity funds that we helped our clients launch over the last twelve months.
The German Master Agreement for Financial Derivatives Transactions (Rahmenvertrag für Finanztermingeschäfte – the "DRV") is published by the German Banking Association (Bankenverband)...
The transition period (or "implementation" period) will come to an end on the 31st December 2020 under the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement, after which, Gibraltar individuals and businesses will no longer have access to the benefits previously provided by EU rights.
Over the past few years, we have seen a shake-up of the funds industry both offshore and onshore in Asia – with some onshore jurisdictions
For a fund manager wishing to establish and manage a hedge fund in Asia, Hong Kong has traditionally been a leading choice. It is the financial centre of the Greater China region.
The SFC has recently released its consultation conclusions on proposed enhancements to the Open-ended Fund Companies regime, and gazetted the revised Code on Open-ended Fund Companies incorporating the ...
The London Interbank Offered Rate ("LIBOR") has been in use as the key interest rate benchmark for a wide range of financial products worldwide.
In the last issue of the Corporate & Commercial Newsletter published in August 2020, an introduction to the International Swaps and Derivatives Association ("ISDA") architecture was given.
Interbank Offered Rates ("IBORs") including the London Interbank Offered Rate ("LIBOR") and the Euro Interbank Offered Rate are being reformed.
After considering the comments received, the Stock Exchange decided not to proceed with the proposed amendment.
In August 2019, the Exchange issued a consultation paper proposing to codify the factors to be considered when granting the Rule 3.28 Waiver.
Khaitan & Co
The increased defaults by a few financial institutions and the complications faced by debenture trustees in expeditious enforcement of collateral for debt securities has prompted the securities...
As readers will be aware, a Bill to amend The Investment Limited Partnerships Act, 1994, which governs the establishment and operation of regulated investment limited partnerships in...
On 12 November 2020, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a report presenting its analysis and conclusions on the readiness of certain investment funds...
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
L'évolution et les contours de l'obligation au secret professionnel du banquier en droit luxembourgeois, communément appelé « secret bancaire », ont déjà été maintes fois discutés et analysés.
Loyens & Loeff
To keep up to speed with recent market developments, the innovative Sustainability-Linked Bonds (SLBs) can now be displayed on the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX).