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    Update on Irish gambling law reform and the establishment of an independent regulator

    The publication of long anticipated draft outline legislation to reform Irish gambling laws and establish an independent gambling regulator, now appears to be imminent. In a response to a parliamentary...

    Betting, Gaming & Licensing
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    Offshore Wind - ORESS and Grid Connection Consultations open

    On 11 October 2021 the Department of Environment, Climate and Communications and the Commission for Regulation of Utilities simultaneously published two important (and interrelated) consultations on the first proposed offshore wind subsidy...

    Energy & Natural Resources
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    What happens when the High Court quashes a planning permission?

    The High Court has recently made a decision confirming the process that applies when considering whether or not to remit a planning application, where permission has been granted and then...

    Environmental & Planning
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Insurance Sept 2021

    Domestically, the CBI published the latest issue of its Insurance Quarterly Newsletter; At European level, EIOPA published updated representative portfolios to calculate volatility adjustments to the Solvency II risk-free interest...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - General Cross Sectoral Sept 2021

    Domestically, the European Commission released a statement regarding the operation of the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland; At European level, European banking authorities released a joint letter on Basel III,...

    Financial Regulation
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Investment Firms Sept 2021

    Domestically, the Central Bank issued its latest markets update; At European level, the European Commission is preparing to issue €250bn of NextGenerationEU green bonds.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Banking Sept 2021

    Domestically, Governor Makhlouf’s pre-Budget 2022 letter was published. Governor Makhlouf spoke about the ECB strategy review at the DEW Annual Economic Policy Conference 2021; At European level, the EBA published its...

    Finance
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    Financial Services Regulation and Compliance - Funds Sept 2021

    Domestically, the CBI updated its AIFMD Q&A and UCITS Q&A; At European level, the European Commission adopted the PRIIPS RTS setting out detail of the content and format...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Irish Budget 2022

    Key messages from the Irish Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, and the Irish Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath on Irish Budget Day 12 October 2021.

    Tax
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    12 Questions about NI Climate Change law

    Northern Ireland is in the process of consulting on both a new energy strategy (in particular on renewable energy) and also on new climate change legislation.

    Sustainability
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    Ireland agrees to sign up to OECD Inclusive Framework political agreement on the OECD two-pillar approach

    Ireland will sign up to the OECD Inclusive Framework political agreement on the two-pillar approach, following approval by the Irish Cabinet.

    Tax
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    The EU’s AML Legislative Package 2021

    In July of this year, the European Commission announced a package of legislative proposals designed to strengthen the EU's framework of laws on anti-money laundering and countering the financing of...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds