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Fieldfisher berät HANNOVER LEASING bei der Kooperation mit Exporo und dem Erwerb der ersten Immobilie durch das Joint Venture

Fieldfisher berät HANNOVER LEASING bei der Kooperation mit Exporo und dem Erwerb der ersten Immobilie durch das Joint Venture

By and | 05 Jul 2019

Fieldfisher hat die HANNOVER LEASING hinsichtlich der Kooperation der ACCONTIS GmbH Finanzanlagen und Beteiligungen, der Vertriebsgesellschaft der HANNOVER LEASING, mit der Exporo AG beraten.

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Retail banking in Australasia: A post-Brexit opportunity for UK regulated services?

Retail banking in Australasia: A post-Brexit opportunity for UK regulated services?

By and | 03 Jul 2019

With the UK's pending departure from full EU membership and a 'hard Brexit' looking increasingly likely, British financial services companies are eyeing previously discounted options to expand in Australia and New Zealand as alternatives to closing EU markets.

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Single Stock Lending: UK disclosure requirements

Single Stock Lending: UK disclosure requirements

By | 24 Jun 2019

UK issuer (with shares admitted to either a regulated or a prescribed marketIn the Private Wealth sphere, single stock lending (where a bank provides a loan secured by a Borrower's shareholding in a publicly listed company) is not uncommon.

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Luxembourg watchdog issues new circular on investment services

Luxembourg watchdog issues new circular on investment services

By | 18 Apr 2019

The Luxembourg watchdog recently issued circular 19/716 on 12 April 2019 (the "Circular"). The purpose of the Circular is to lay out the different regimes that apply to third-country firms that wish to provide, in Luxembourg, investment services or perform investment activities together with ancillary investment services in accordance with Article 32-1 of the LSF (Luxembourg MiFID law), as amended.

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How a changing breed of investor in the UKCS has led to a re-modelling of legal services

How a changing breed of investor in the UKCS has led to a re-modelling of legal services

By | 17 Apr 2019

Private equity's lean machines are demanding a shake-up of traditional legal service delivery – particularly in the margin-sensitive oil and gas sector. Stuart Carter, head of oil and gas at Fieldfisher, looks at how law firms are responding to the market's changing needs.

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What Will the Eagerly Anticipated Foreign Investment Law Bring About?

What Will the Eagerly Anticipated Foreign Investment Law Bring About?

By | 03 Apr 2019

On March 15, 2019, the Foreign Investment Law of the People's Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as the "Foreign Investment Law") was adopted by the National People's Congress and will come into force on January 1, 2020.

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Fintech findings for 2019: Platforms, Open Banking and Cloud

Fintech findings for 2019: Platforms, Open Banking and Cloud

By , , , and | 02 Apr 2019

As the fintech industry continues to set records for investment and growth, experts from across Fieldfisher's regulatory, litigation, finance, corporate and technology teams look at some of the common hitches catching out companies in the financing platform, Open Banking and Cloud sectors in the UK and Europe – and suggest how to avoid them.

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Cyber security and financial services: What businesses need to consider

Cyber security and financial services: What businesses need to consider

08 Mar 2019

Following a spate of high-profile cyber incidents at UK financial services providers, perhaps most enlightening of which was the 2016 Tesco Bank debit card fraud and subsequent 2018 fine, businesses which deal in financial data are starting to look more closely at their cyber resilience and to consider how changes in the regulatory landscape may affect them.

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