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The Austrian Financial Market Authority (Finanzmarkt-aufsicht, FMA) has recently published guidelines on how it views Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) from a financial services regulatory perspective.
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Schoenherr has launched an online guide on ICOs and ITOs throughout the wider CEE / SEE area.
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In September 2015, the new Austrian Act on Alternative Financings (Alternativfinanzierungsgesetz – AltFG) entered into force.
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The new EU market abuse regime will take effect across EU member states from 3 July 2016 onwards.
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Under Austrian tax law, not only the transfer of Austrian real estate, but also the transfer or consolidation of 95% of the shares in a property-owning company, triggers a 0.5 % Austrian real estate transfer tax.
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This article explains novel structures that allow persons who are not members of a lending syndicate to hold security for the lenders who provide the financing.
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ESOP try to align employees' interests with the interests of the shareholders, thus to maximize the shareholder value.
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•Directive 2014/59/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 May 2014 establishing a framework for the recovery and resolution of credit institutions and investment firms ("BRRD") was implemented in Austria effective 1 January 2015, including write-down / conversion measures and the bail-in tool.
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In mid-May 2015, the Austrian government published the text of the changes in the country's tax system that will enter into force on 1 January 2016.
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The fact that the Hungarian legal system has now at last also recognized the concept of trust has been widely praised.
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Austria's breach of trust provision found its way back into the limelight only recently via the prominent criminal proceedings against the former management of LIBRO AG, a leading non-food retailer.
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Since 1 July 2013, the costs for the incor­po­ra­tion of an Aus­trian lim­ited lia­bil­ity com­pany have been reduced significantly.
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The Austrian Stock Exchange Act has recently been amended to significantly extend disclosure obligations for share holdings in listed companies.
European Union
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On 10 July 2017, the Commission announced the public consultation on the development of secondary markets for non-performing loans (NPLs) and distressed assets. Following the commencement of this public consultation, the Council introduced its Action Plan for NPLs.
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On 30 June 2017, Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June 2017 on the prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading...
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On 16 December 2016, the Council of the European Union announced agreement on its negotiating stance in relation to the proposed regulation amending the European Venture Capital Funds ("EuVECA") Regulation ...
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On 28 October 2016, the European Commission decided to establish a High Level Expert Group on sustainable finance, one of the European Commission's primary objectives within the EU Capital Markets Union.
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The new EU Market Abuse Regulation (MAR) will take direct effect across EU member states from 3 July 2016 onwards.
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