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Legal Updates & Insights

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    The Front Page, Asset Management & Investment Funds: Irish Practice Developments

    On the Domestic front, we look at some approaching deadlines, a Central Bank H2 Regulatory Service Standards Performance Report on FSP/F&P Authorisation, the resignation of Gareth Murphy as...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Banking, burden-sharing and State aid -The Commission’s Communication on aid to the banking sector is valid

    With the current State aid issues regarding recapitalisation of banks in Italy and the on-going post-Financial crisis rescue of banks across the EU (including Ireland), the Court of Justice has...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    The Brexit Crisis Will be Resolved But Neither Soon Nor Easily

    Will the Brexit Crisis be resolved? The good news is that ultimately the current crisis will be resolved to a greater or lesser extent.

    Brexit
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    Publication of The Companies (Accounting) Bill

    The Companies (Accounting) Bill (the Accounting Bill) was published earlier today. When enacted and in force, the Accounting Bill will transpose into Irish law the Accounting Directive (Directive 2013/34/EU (as...

    Companies Act
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    European Union State Aid Law and Ports

    Dr. Vincent Power, Partner, A&L Goodbody reviews the European Union State Aid law relating to ports in an article published in the Journal of International Maritime Law ("European Union...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Cross Sectorial

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank of Ireland welcomes IMF assessment of the stability of the Irish financial sector; Central Bank of Ireland publishes third quarterly bulletin of 2016. On the...

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank publishes Market Abuse Rules. On the EU Front: UCITS V Regulation; AIFMD Passport.

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Investment Firms

    On the Domestic Front: Irish Minister for Finance launches public consultation on the transposition of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and the Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation ...

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Banking

    On the Domestic Front: Central Bank of Ireland issues second Tracker Mortgage Examination status update; Central Bank of Ireland publishes Addendum to the Consumer Protection Code relating to variable rate...

    Financial Regulation
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    Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Insurance

    On the Domestic Front: CBI publishes revised Insurance Quarterly newsletter; Insurance Ireland reiterates concerns over claims costs related to rising motor premiums. On the EU Front: EIOPA launches consultation on...

    Finance
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    CP86 Final Consultation – Synopsis & Next Steps

    The Central Bank of Ireland has published its third and final CP86 consultation on fund management company effectiveness.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
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    Regulatory Update: New Whistleblowing rules to be implemented by next month

    As the dusts settles on the Senior Managers Regime which came into effect earlier this year, organisations within the financial services industry will no doubt be looking ahead to implementation...

    Pensions & Incentives