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EMIR: CCPs and Trade Repositories

17 December 2014


The market infrastructure to support EU derivatives reforms is quickly taking shape. This year has seen the first authorisations of EU central counterparties (CCPs), triggering the first clearing obligation procedure under the EU regulation on OTC derivatives,...

Russian 'deoffshorisation law': bring the boys back home! (English)

20 November 2014


On 18 November 2014 the State Duma (the lower chamber of Russian Parliament) approved a set of amendments to the Russian Tax Code for the purpose of implementing what has commonly been described as Russia's "deoffshorisation law" ("Deoffshorisation...

Der Mindestlohn kommt – und er geht alle etwas an!

13 November 2014


Ab dem 1. Januar 2015 gilt in Deutschland ein allgemeiner flächendeckender gesetzlicher Mindestlohn. "Die Höhe des Mindestlohns beträgt ab dem 1. Januar 2015 brutto 8,50 EUR je Zeitstunde." Klingt einfach – und viele...

EMIR: Clearing Exemption for Pension Scheme Contracts

4 November 2014


Pension schemes are important counterparties for firms active in the EU OTC derivatives market and the EU regulation on OTC derivatives, central counterparties and trade repositories (EMIR) provides a temporary exemption from the clearing obligation for certain...

Inversions: Is This the End?

24 September 2014


On Monday, September 22, 2014, the Treasury and IRS issued Notice 2014-52, which makes corporate inversions more difficult to accomplish and diminishes the economic benefit of inverting.  The guidance described in the Notice will apply to inversions completed...