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8 November 2017
The need to mobilise green, climate smart, environmentally friendly financing is racing at speed up the agenda of regulators, governments and the institutional investor and financial communities globally. Whilst the commitment in the Paris Agreement to hold global...
8 November 2017
Leading international law firm Clifford Chance advised Fujitsu Limited on the formation of a joint venture with Lenovo Group Limited and the Development Bank of Japan Inc. The joint venture will focus on the research, development, design, manufacturing and sales...
1 November 2017
Events over the past 18 months have put trade at the centre of international economic diplomacy and may potentially lead to dramatic shifts in the global trade order.
21 September 2017
This briefing looks at what is happening around Asia with respect to anti-bribery and corruption laws and prosecution. In summary, most jurisdictions are continuing to strengthen their laws and/or increase corporate prosecutions. Regionally, there is an increased...
20 September 2017
The latest development in the EU prospectus regime feels like the scoring in an Olympic fencing match. In a word, baffling. The ink is barely dry on the new Prospectus Regulation published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 30 June 2017, following...
Key Issues in English Language Disclosure in Japan – Samurai Bond Issuance under the Foreign Company Securities Registration Statement [Japanese]
4 September 2017
In December 2016, a UK financial holding company, Lloyds Banking Group plc, issued Japanese yen denominated bonds (in the aggregate principal amount of JPY6.1 billion) for the first time in Japan. This inaugural issuance, based on the FCSRS filed in November...
7 August 2017
使用科技以提供、增强或者“扰乱”金融服务正在改变 着这个行业。无论是正在升级现有金融服务的传统金融 机构，还是正在开发创新产品的新兴企业，或者是正在 考虑当前监管体制是否适宜的主管部门或行业协会，这 份综述将会帮助您在亚太地区复杂的金融科技产品监管 框架中找到方向。
31 July 2017
Initial coin offerings or ICOs are growing rapidly. Essentially a method of crowdfunding facilitated through blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies, ICOs are reported to have raised almost $1.3 billion globally from the start of 2017 despite being denounced...
28 July 2017
Although a bedrock of the financial markets for over 30 years, LIBOR has been under pressure ever since the Wheatley Review, and a speech by Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive of the UK's Financial Conduct Authority on 27 July heralds its potential demise. Market...
18 July 2017
Key points of interest include the following: Latest merger control statistics from China – 1 conditional clearance (Dow/DuPont) and 77 unconditional clearances, including Reckitt Benckiser's acquisition of Mead Johnson which was filed as a simple...