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EMIR and MIFIR – Opening up silos

25 July 2014

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The EU regulation on OTC derivatives, central counterparties and trade repositories (EMIR) and the proposed EU markets in financial instruments regulation (MiFIR) aim to remove commercial barriers that can be used to prevent competition in clearing and trading...

The Payment Accounts Directive

25 July 2014

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The Payment Accounts Directive or PAD will become law this summer. PAD will introduce measures that banks and others will need to comply with on fee transparency, providing standard form information to customers so they can compare accounts and will mean re-writing...

Prospectuses and publication: CJEU interprets PD regime in Timmel case

25 July 2014

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Court judgments discussing the "Prospectus Directive regime" are rare. Last week, though, the highest EU court gave a ruling on prospectus content and publication. The ruling in Michael Timmel v Aviso Zeta AG (C-359/12) may lead to refinement of capital...

MiFID 2 and MiFIR - What you need to know

25 July 2014

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MiFID2 and MiFIR – What you need to know Almost four years since the Commission began its review of the original Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID), the final texts of MiFID2 and MiFIR are about to be published in the Official Journal....

A guide to European Restructuring and Insolvency procedures

25 July 2014

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We are delighted to publish an updated version of our Guide to European restructuring and insolvency procedures. The Guide is designed to provide you with an overview of the relevant law in the diverse legal systems that operate across Europe. Its purpose is...

MiFID2 and MiFIR - expected timeline

25 July 2014

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The formal timetable for the implementation of the EU markets reforms has now begun. The new EU directive and regulation on markets in financial instruments (MiFID2 and MiFIR) were published in the Official Journal on 12 June 2014 and come into force on the twentieth...

Sovereign pari passu clauses: NML Capital 2, Argentina 0

25 July 2014

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The US Supreme Court has declined to hear Argentina's appeal against a lower court's judgment on the effect of a pari passu clause in Argentina's bonds.  This leaves in place the decision that if Argentina pays current interest on its restructured...