Continued uncertainty over the UK's Brexit negotiations to secure market access between the EU and UK underline the certainty of Guernsey's continued third-country positioning for investment funds in Europe.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On July 16, 2020, HM Treasury published a consultation on "Updating the UK's Prudential Regime before the end of the Transition Period". Responses are requested by August 19, 2020
Clyde & Co
The High Court has handed down judgment in LIV Bridging Finance Ltd v EAD Solicitors LLP. This confirms that the SAAMCo principle (as elucidated in the 2018 case of Hughes-Holland v BPE Solicitors)...
Key Points for the Loans Market and Linked Derivatives Hedging Arrangements.
Financial market performance year-to-date has been extraordinary and dotted with idiosyncratic, systematic, and nearly systemic risk events
Proskauer Rose LLP
For the past several years, loan market participants have been well aware of the anticipated phase-out of the London Interbank Offered Rate ("LIBOR") as a benchmark for floating rate instruments.
This month, MJ Hudson celebrated its 10th birthday.
People are living longer than ever and as life expectancy continues to rise, so unfortunately do the risks of financial abuse and undue influence of the elderly or vulnerable.
Senior Consultant to our Fund Services team, Melville Rodrigues explains how UK fund boards should pre-empt the FCA needing to impose further mandatory reforms.*
With the increase in regulatory requirements for defined contribution schemes, we have seen a significant increase in the volume of transfers to Master Trust arrangements. We expect this trend...
On 3 August, the move away from benchmarking against LIBOR and other interbank offered rates ("IBORs") will take its next step forward as the Bank of England publishes the new daily SONIA Compounded Index
This was a rare example of a salvage case before the High Court. It arose from an application for default judgment by the salvors (a local consortium of maritime service providers which salved the Vessel – which had grounded ...
On 7 February 2020, the Cayman Islands government enacted the Private Funds Law, 2020 and the Private Funds (Savings and Transitional Provisions) Regulations, 2020 (the Regulations.
In April 2017 Etihad entered into various finance agreements with Air Berlin.
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
The regulation of SIPP providers is an area that would welcome greater clarity. While SIPP providers are Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) authorised...
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
HM Treasury has launched a consultation on possible changes to the rules on authorised firms approving financial promotions made by unauthorised persons.
As the number one domicile for secondary UK listings Guernsey is uniquely placed to help UK companies raise cash quickly to counteract short-term cash flow...
Alastair Lindsay of Gilson Gray Financial Management and Jim Henderson, Partner, Aristotle Capital Management's Q&A – The Aristotle Investment Fund A.
Welcome to the third newsletter in our series of joint editions of On Target and Collateral.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The UK Financial Conduct Authority and European authorities confirmed that prior understandings reached regarding cooperation and information exchange will go into effect on December 31, 2020.