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    Financial Service Regulation and Compliance - Funds November 2018

    It has been a relatively quiet month for funds updates. On the domestic front the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) published a discussion paper on outsourcing activities in financial service...

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    Financial Service Regulation and Compliance - Banking November 2018

    On the domestic front the CBI Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) published its financial stability note on Irish retail profitability spanning the past 15 years. On the European front it has...

    Finance
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    Financial Service Regulation and Compliance - Investment Firms November 2018

    On the domestic front the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) has published Corporate Governance requirements for Investment Firms and Market Operators 2018 and operational and technical arrangements for transaction reporting under...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance November 2018

    On the domestic front the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) expects insurers to advise customers about the impact of Brexit before the end of 2018. Proposals were made to introduce new...

    Financial Regulation
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    Central Bank publishes Consultation Paper on amendments to Central Bank Prospectus Rules and consolidation into Central Bank (Investment Market Conduct) Rules

    On 10 December 2018, the Central Bank published  a Consultation Paper (CP 127) on proposed amendments to the Central Bank Prospectus Rules and their consolidation into Central Bank (Investment Market Conduct) Rules.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    The General Scheme of the Companies (Corporate Enforcement Authority) Bill, 2018

    The General Scheme of the Companies (Corporate Enforcement Authority) Bill, (the Scheme) has been published.

    Companies Act
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    Data Protection Commissioner publishes Annual Report for 2018

    The Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) has published her final Annual Report covering the period of 1 January 2018 to 24 May 2018. From 25 May 2018, the office of the Data Protection Commissioner ceased, and the...

    Commercial & Technology
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    It’s official: The UK may unilaterally withdraw the Article 50 Withdrawal Notice

    On 10 December, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled, in a 76-paragraph judgment, that a member state may unilaterally withdraw the notice of its intention to leave...

    Brexit
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    May May Change Her Mind

    On 29 March 2017, the Article 50 letter was taken by two civil servants from London to Brussels on Eurostar.

    Brexit
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    Workplace disciplinary processes and the law

    The Court of Appeal has recently brought clarity as to when an employee in a disciplinary procedure should be allowed to bring a lawyer

    Employment, Pensions & Incentives
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    Why Ireland deserves its place as a global leader in the aviation sector

    Ireland is a key global hub for aviation finance and leasing, having almost 50 years' experience in the sector.

    Aviation & Transport Finance
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    Remember the Article 50 Letter?  Will we ever see an Article 49 Letter?

    Almost immediately after the Brexit referendum result was known in June 2016, the talk was when would the UK "trigger" Article 50? There was much speculation about when the UK would send...

    Brexit