The European Parliament voted to adopt the Ucits V Directive on 15 April, which should bring Ucits generally more in line with the AIFM Directive objectives, say Declan O'Sullivan and Conor Durkin, Dublin based partner and senior associate respectively...
Richard Frase, partner at Dechert LLP in London, Declan O'Sullivan, partner in Dublin and Conor Durkin, partner in Dublin, have jointly noted the latest 'chaos' to hit implementation of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation.
The UK Financial Services Authority is shortly to embark on a thematic review of asset managers, which will focus on the risks of bribery and corruption, sanctions and money laundering, according to law firm Dechert LLP.
Patrick Goebel has joined law firm Dechert LLP's financial services and investment management group as a partner in Luxembourg.
Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have long wanted a single integrated marketplace for listed securities but recent moves towards mutual recognition of funds suggests the goal is now closer, according to a briefing note from...
Russia’s securities regulator, the Federal Service for Financial Markets (FSFM), has recently adopted a new legislation for foreign issuers wanting to place or publically circulate securities in Russia.
Dechert LLP, the international law firm, has published a "euro crisis" resources web page listing its latest briefings for investment managers on eurozone issues.
China is planning a new pilot securitisation program to allow some commercial lenders to securitise financial assets, an update from the law firm Dechert has reported.