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    2 October 2020: Conclusion of the ninth Brexit negotiating round

    On 2 October 2020, the EU and UK concluded their ninth round of negotiations on the future UK-EU relationship.The negotiations had been held between 29 September and 2 October.

    Brexit
  • EU mulls over extending the COVID-19 Temporary Framework on State Aid
    Article

    EU mulls over extending the COVID-19 Temporary Framework on State Aid

    On 2 October 2020, the European Commission announced that it is considering extending the COVID-19 Temporary Framework on State Aid until 30 June 2021.

    COVID-19
  • Article

    Brexit: Another Day, Another Letter: EU threatens legal action against the UK

    When the history of Brexit is written, much will be made about the letters which have travelled between Brussels and London.

    Brexit
  • Article

    Discovery in procurement cases: Word Perfect Translation Services Limited v Minister for public expenditure and reform

    Supreme Court outlines a Proposed Approach for Discovery in Procurement Cases - Word Perfect Translation Services Limited v Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, judgment of the Supreme Court of 25...

    EU, Competition & Procurement
  • Regulatory expectations on the treatment of customers availing of COVID-19 payment breaks
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    Regulatory expectations on the treatment of customers availing of COVID-19 payment breaks

    The Central Bank has stated that it is prioritising its work on distressed debt and is intrusively engaging with lenders to ensure that regulatory expectations are being met. Deputy Governor...

    COVID-19
  • Article

    Asset Management & Investment Funds: EU & International Developments - Sept 2020

    UCITS/ AIFMD and digital operational resilience, ESG, UK CCPs, closet index funds, ESMA TRV report and interest rates reform.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • Article

    Asset Management & Investment Funds: Irish Practice Developments - Sept 2020

    CBI deadlines, Investment Limited Partnerships (Amendment) Bill 2020, update of the ICAV Act 2015, beneficial ownership of ILPs and CCFs, liquidity stress testing, SFTR reporting, CBI markets update, Irish Funds financial reporting...

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • Article

    Asset Management & Investment Funds Q&A - Sept 2020

    Q&A of the month. What is the implementation date for the Sustainable Finance Disclosures Regulation?

  • publication

    Central Bank Deadlines for Pre-Christmas/Year-End Applications 2020

    The Central Bank of Ireland has issued details of its deadlines for receipt of applications:

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • publication

    Fundamentally, what’s changing?

    The Chancellor outlined his 'Winter Economy Plan' yesterday and has announced the introduction of a new Job Support Scheme (JSS) to replace the Job Retention Scheme (JRS) which will end...

    Employment & Incentives Belfast
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    ESG: EU Taxonomy Regulation and Investment Funds

    The Taxonomy Regulation forms part of a broader package of legislation being introduced by the European Commission as part of its Action Plan on Sustainable Finance.

    Asset Management & Investment Funds
  • Article

    Government publishes Legislation Programme for Autumn 2020

    Government publishes Legislation Programme for Autumn 2020. The programme includes: 30 priority Bills; 50 Bills that are expected to undergo pre-legislative scrutiny; 87 Bills where preparatory work is underway, and 14 Bills which are currently...

    Commercial & Technology