On March 1, 2021, the European Banking Authority (EBA) released its consultation regarding draft technical standards for Pillar 3 disclosures of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks...
On 24 September 2020, the European Commission published a proposal for a new regulation – the Digital Operational Resilience Act ("DORA")
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) have published a Supervisory Statement to clarify the application of the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR)...
What are the emerging threats and opportunities of Britain's post-Brexit relationship with the EU? And, what does the UK's departure from the European Union mean for you and your business?
Most of our readers will be aware that, from 1 January 2021, non-EU fund structures do not benefit from any EU Marketing Passport under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive.
Over recent years the EU made a significant political decision to establish a package of Environmental, Social and Governance initiatives and legislation to move Europe toward several Sustainability goals.
Opportunities presented for fund managers through the stability of Guernsey's offer in the post-Brexit environment will be discussed at a Guernsey Finance webinar.
The 2015 United Nations climate change summit in Paris saw the first ever agreement under which virtually every country, including the UK, pledged to constrain their greenhouse gas emissions, with the aim of keeping ...
On March 1, 2021, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published advice to the European Commission on the disclosure requirement on environmentally sustainable activities in accordance with...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 proved that the European private debt market remains strong. A 2021 Preqin Private Debt Report revealed that there were 504 active European private debt managers...
In a keynote speech at the recent Climate Risk and Green Finance Regulatory Forum 2021, Ashley Alder, the Chair of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
As well as ringing in the start of a hopefully brighter and better 2021, January also saw Indian banks testing the waters of LIBOR transition, with State Bank of India and ICICI Bank involved in their first alternative risk free rate transactions.
Anderson Strathern LLP
The Scottish residential property market ended 2020 with a boom, with property values in Edinburgh seeing a sharp increase in the final 3 months of the year.
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
This bulletin covers key information for creditors relating to the Debt Respite Scheme (Breathing Space Moratorium and Mental Health Crisis Moratorium) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020/1311.
The end of 2021 is fast approaching and regulators in the UK and the US remain steadfast in their encouragement for banks...
HM Treasury (HMT) published its 'Review of the UK Funds Regime: A Call for Input' (the Call for Input) on 26 January 2021.
BCL Solicitors LLP
As part of its response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the FCA announced finalised guidance designed to support consumers facing financial hardship...
The coming expiry of Private Finance Initiative (PFI) and Public Private Partnership (PPP) contracts looms ever larger as an issue for public and private sector alike.
Earlier in February 2021, we reported on the Commons debate and a vote brought forward by the House of Lords on amendments
Every year, MJ Hudson surveys the terms of a large, diverse sample of recently-closed private equity, venture capital and growth capital funds, for which we have advised either the fund manager or a prospective investor.