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.
The Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance has outlined how the agency accelerated progress through the Covid-19 pandemic and, with increased funding from the States of Guernsey...
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.
In the good old days of private markets fundraising, investors, competing for allocations, would flock to the relatively small number of fund managers, their access to information on the fund and manager tightly controlled by said manager.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
The term "NPL Securitisation" has been bandied around a lot recently, and for good reason given the hugely important role it can play in the non-performing loan (NPL) arena.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (2019/2088) ("Disclosure Regulation" or "SFDR") will come into force on 10 March 2021.
It has now been just over a year since the United Kingdom (the "UK") left the European Union (the "EU"), at 11:00 pm on 31 January 2020.
Gowling WLG Partner and Head of Natural Resources Charles Bond joins 121 Mining Investment Online to chair discussions on mine financing projects in Africa
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities ("ESAs") (that is, the EBA, EIOPA and ESMA) published two consultation papers on the mapping of external credit assessment institutions'...
The UK's exit from the European single market and the loss of EU passporting rights has had a profound impact on its financial services sector.
In December 2020, HM Treasury released a summary of the draft rules (the "Rules") to accompany the proposed new regulations for the SAR under consultation. PIs and EMIs are an increasingly important ...
The Private Funding of Legal Services Act, 2020 (the Act), which was gazetted on 7 January 2021 but is not yet in force, seeks to codify the guidelines surrounding litigation funding...