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18 September 2019
Facebook’s proposed stablecoin, Libra, is dominating the headlines. However, growing interest means increased regulatory and political scrutiny. As digital assets transcend national borders, what does this mean for those interested in issuing or participating...
Stablecoins - a global overview of regulatory requirements in Asia Pacific, Europe, the UAE and the US
17 September 2019
Clifford Chance Amsterdam advises Vermaat on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Amsterdam based food store chain Stach
9 September 2019
Clifford Chance Amsterdam advised Vermaat, a Dutch market leader in outsourced catering and hospitality services, on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Amsterdam based food store chain Stach. Financial terms are not being disclosed.
3 September 2019
With a general election in the UK looking increasingly likely, we've taken a detailed look at one of the UK Labour Party’s most striking policies: to require that 10% of the shares in all large UK companies be transferred to an "inclusive ownership...
2 September 2019
Russia lifts restrictions for crediting individual accounts with foreign banks in OECD / FATF member states which conduct information exchanges under the OECD's Common Reporting Standard ("CRS") while imposing more currency reporting obligations on both...
Clifford Chance advises Wellington Partners on successful fundraising for EUR 210 million life science fund
23 August 2019
International law firm Clifford Chance advised Wellington Partners on its successful fundraising for its fifth fund, Wellington Partners Life Science Fund V (WPLS-V). The fund was closed at EUR 210 million, making it the largest life science fund of Wellington...
20 August 2019
Clifford Chance has advised venture capital fund Lakestar on its investment in the digital logistics company sennder GmbH. sennder collected USD 70 million in growth capital in one of the largest funding rounds for a European logistics tech company. Together with...
14 August 2019
Part 3 of the Finance Act 2015 (FA 2015) introduced an entirely new tax on cross-border businesses and transactions. Four years later, the diverted profits tax (DPT) remains largely unique amongst national tax codes, with Australia the only other country to have...
12 August 2019
The new directive addresses hybrid mismatches with third countries, adds cases not covered by ATAD 1, and expressly refers to the OECD’s BEPS report (Action 2) as its source. The Luxembourg government approved the transposition bill (the Bill) on 26 July...
Clifford Chance advises on Colombia's first private investment made by a Chinese construction company in a 4G toll road project
6 August 2019
Clifford Chance advised a consortium led by China Harbour Engineering Company Limited ("CHEC") in connection with the approximately US$658.2 million multicurrency financing of the Concesión Autopista al Mar 2, a toll road project in Colombia ("Mar 2"). The financing...