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19 September 2019
In an innovation-focussed European health-tech transaction, international law firm Clifford Chance has advised Swisslog Healthcare, a global leading supplier of solutions for medication management in healthcare and member of KUKA Group, on entering into a partnership...
22 July 2019
On 21 July 2019, the EU Prospectus Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2017/1129, commonly known as "PD3") began to apply in full, replacing the previous regime under the EU Prospectus Directive (Directive 2003/71/EC, known in its most recent version as "PD2")....
The Prospectus Regulation and Debt Prospectuses: A PD3 Primer - Levels 1, 2 and 3 (and other measures)
26 June 2019
This briefing on PD3 measures highlights the key features of Levels 1, 2 and 3, particularly in relation to debt.
1 May 2019
It has been over 18 months since Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive of the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), announced the need for the market to transition away from LIBOR before the end of 2021. As we get ever closer to that December 2021 end date, this...
23 January 2019
On 1 January 2019 the EU Securitisation Regulation began to apply. The Regulation is both complex and far-reaching, and contemplates serious consequences for failure to comply. It creates many pitfalls for the unwary because its scope includes transactions...
9 January 2019
On 1 January 2019 the EU Securitisation Regulation (the "Regulation" or "Securitisation Regulation") began to apply – somewhat extraordinarily – before key elements of the regime were even close to being finished. Of the dozens of...
Clifford Chance advises BNP Paribas on acquisition of ABN AMRO's Luxembourg Wealth Management business
20 February 2018
Global bank BNP Paribas has acquired the wealth management and insurance activities of ABN AMRO in Luxembourg. Clifford Chance has advised BNP Paribas on this major European banking transaction.
5 January 2018
The European Commission has published a proposal for the overhaul of the prudential regime for EU investment firms: i.e. regulated firms carrying on securities and derivatives business. This will have significant impacts on such firms' individual prudential...
11 December 2017
Pursuant to the law of 11 July 2013 amending the Civil Code (as amended by the law of 25 December 2016), Belgium has adopted a modernised framework for security over moveable assets. The date of entry into force of the law has been postponed a number of times,...
23 August 2017
虽然伦敦银行间同业拆借利率（LIBOR）作为金融市场基准利率已逾三十载，但自从英国金融服务监管局（FSA）2012年对LIBOR操纵丑闻展开调查（即“Wheatley Review”）以来，LIBOR始终面临压力。英国金融行为监管局（FCA）首席执行官Andrew Bailey最近于7月27日发表了讲话 ，预示LIBOR可能终将谢幕。市场主体需要未雨绸缪，应对LIBOR可能在2021年底后终止公布。本文将讨论这一问题的成因，并评估其对市场主体实践操作及文本层面的影响