Tag Archives: Financial Services Regulation

Brexit Final Political Declaration: Nothing [new] to see here?

On financial services, the final political declaration contains essentially the same three points as in last week’s outline political declaration (the implications of which were discussed in our blog post of 15 November, available here), although there is some limited … Continue reading

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Middle East Financial Services Briefing

A round-up of key legal and regulatory developments in the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman and Saudi Arabia  Overview and review of 1st half of 2016 The first half of 2016 has seen a significant amount of activity … Continue reading

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MAS publishes amendments to the rules governing collective investment schemes and closed-ended funds in Singapore

On 26 December 2012, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) issued a consultation paper relating to proposals to amend the Securities and Futures (Offer of Investments) (Collective Investment Schemes) Regulations 2005 (the “CIS Regulations”).  A copy of the consultation paper … Continue reading

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