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Foreign investment regulation in Australia

19 February 2018


While the Australian Government generally welcomes foreign investment, certain types of investment proposals may be susceptible to review or require prior approval. On 1 December 2015 a new inbound foreign investment regime came into force which repealed and replaced...

Rwanda – Where minority shareholders have a major right

19 January 2018


On 31 May 2017, Rwanda gazetted the highly anticipated Law No 27/2017 Governing Companies (the Companies Act), overhauling the regime regulating companies in Rwanda. Tucked within the act at section 4 of Chapter 9 is a relatively short set of provisions, rather...

ECJ Decisions C-504/16 (Deister Holding) and C-613/16 (Juhler Holding)

18 January 2018


ECJ Decisions C-504/16 (Deister Holding) and C-613/16 (Juhler Holding) dated 20 December 2017 Pursuant to these landmark decisions the former German anti avoidance rule section 50d para 3 German Income Tax Act (applicable until 2011) infringed the Parent...

Capital Pool Companies in Namibia and Botswana

14 December 2017


Overseas project sponsors and investors looking for opportunities in Namibia and Botswana may be unaware of the availability of capital pool companies which can be utilised to procure local equity for co-investment in infrastructure projects.

UK reviews national security impact of foreign investment

27 October 2017


The UK Government has published proposals to strengthen its powers to review, and potentially block or unwind, foreign investments on national security grounds. Short term proposals include amending the thresholds of the existing public interest regime to catch...

A Global Shift: September 2017 update

11 September 2017


Our September M&A trends review reflects on some of the key themes of 2017 and sets out our expectations for the rest of the year: China outbound deals paused – As we predicted at the start of the year, the uncertainty around China's restrictions...