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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance Bulletin - Cross Sectoral May 2019

    Domestic News – There are many noteworthy items to report cross-sectorally on the domestic front this month, however the most notable being, the keynote speech on the topic of the Senior...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services & Regulation Bulletin - Insurance May 2019

    Two CBI publications shed light on the CBI's expectations this month: the Intermediary Times Newsletter which provides updates on Brexit planning and a keynote speech by the Deputy Governor of...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance Bulletin - Funds May 2019

    Domestic News – Once again, the EMIR Refit Regulation and Director Michael Hodson's keynote speech are notable developments on the domestic funds front this month European News – In terms of European...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance Bulletin - Investment Firms May 2019

    Domestic News – On the domestic front, there have been no notable developments, however the Director of Asset Management and Investment Banking of the CBI discussed the new prudential regime for...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance Bulletin - Banking May 2019

    Domestic News – on the domestic front, there was a large focus on effective supervision this month within the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI), as it featured in two keynote speeches....

    Financial Regulation
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    Lawful demand made in good faith does not amount to economic duress

    ​In ​Times Travel (UK) Ltd v Pakistan International Airlines Corporation [2019] EWCA Civ 828 ​the Court of Appeal found that ​a lawful act, done in good faith did not ​constitute illegitimate pressure...

    Disputes
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    Expert Focus: Brexit, UK-REACH and the impact of regulating the use and supply of chemicals in Ireland

    31 October is the new date fixed in UK and EU law for the UK's departure from the bloc. At this stage, the terms remain unsettled. The Withdrawal Agreement, agreed in...

    Brexit
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    Guide to Securitisations in Ireland 2019

    Peter Walker, Partner, and Sinéad O'Connor, Partner in the Finance Department provide an Irish legal guide to securitisations. They review areas of interest such as asset sales, special rules,...

    Capital Markets - Debt
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    New updated and consolidated Central Bank UCITS Regulations

    S.I. No. 230 of 2019, Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013 (Section 48(1)) (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) Regulations 2019 (the Central Bank UCITS Regulations) are effective from 27 May 2019 with some...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds Q&A: May 2019

    Has there been a change recently to the list of jurisdictions from which investment companies can re-domicile to Ireland?

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds: Irish Practice Developments: May 2019

    Irish Practice. EMIR Refit deadline, Central Register of Beneficial Ownership, Central Bank Speeches, FATCA and DAC2-CRS.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Asset Management & Investment Funds: EU & International Developments: May 2019

    ESG amendments to the UCITS Directive and AIFMD, Shareholders' Rights Directive, ESMA speeches and newsletter, Brexit and TPR, EU Legislative Proposals, Foreign Direct Investment screening, AML/ CFT.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds