Showing results for

Financial ServicesRemove

Publication

The Business Contract Terms (Assignment of Receivables) Regulations 2018: still more to do?

The Business Contract Terms (Assignment of Receivables) Regulations 2018: still more to do?

By , and | 26 Feb 2019

Fieldfisher's Stephen Moller, Richard Todd and Richard Gibbard consider how the new regulations address some criticisms of prior legislation but also add more complexity to what is already a complicated area of the law.

Publication

Complying with new Luxembourg legislation relating to UBOs

Complying with new Luxembourg legislation relating to UBOs

By | 20 Feb 2019

The new Luxembourg law of 13 January 2019, and related grand ducal regulation of 15 February, established a register of ultimate beneficial owners (UBOs), known as the RBE.

Publication

Accessing the German Market

Accessing the German Market

By and | 16 Jan 2019

This briefing describes the possibilities for third country credit and financial services institutions which do not benefit from EU passporting rights to access the German market.

Publication

Brexit: an update for Asset Managers

Brexit: an update for Asset Managers

By | 26 Nov 2018

This briefing paper provides an update on Brexit planning matters which are of relevance to asset managers.

Publication

Basel IV Framework - Revisions to the Leverage Ratio

Basel IV Framework - Revisions to the Leverage Ratio

By | 19 Nov 2018

Lawyers in Fieldfisher's Financial Regulatory team discuss the impact of Basel IV leverage ratio reforms on banks' capital requirements.

Publication

Kammergericht Berlin: Bitcoin keine Rechnungseinheiten nach KWG und kein E-Geld nach ZAG

Kammergericht Berlin: Bitcoin keine Rechnungseinheiten nach KWG und kein E-Geld nach ZAG

By , , , and | 15 Oct 2018

Das Kammergericht Berlin (4. Strafsenat) hat am 25. September die Feststellung getroffen, Bitcoins seien keine Rechnungseinheiten iSd Kreditwesengesetzes ("KWG") und auch kein E-Geld iSd Zahlungsdiensteaufsichtsgesetzes ("ZAG"). Es verwarf die Revision der Staatsanwaltschaft gegen das Urteil des LG Berlin vom 15. November 2017, das bereits einen Freispruch für den Angeklagten vorsah (Az. (4) 161 Ss 28/18 (35/18), 4 35/18)).

Publication

Arabian Rights: Breaking the Saudi glass ceiling

Arabian Rights: Breaking the Saudi glass ceiling

By | 02 Oct 2018

Fieldfisher partner Vivien Davies argues that pro-female cultural shifts underway in Saudi Arabia, thanks to the comparatively liberal policies of Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, need to be backed by legal reform to enable women to reach their professional potential.

Publications RSS