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U.S. Regulators outline approach to Virtual Currencies, ICOs and Distributed Ledger Technologies

In testimony before the U.S. Senate Banking Committee, the two leading U.S. financial regulators struck a measured balance between optimism and caution in relation to the prospects and challenges in the market for virtual currencies.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 20 February 2018 | Practice Area: Company Secretariat

EONIA unlikely to meet the requirements of the European Benchmark Regulation

A detailed look at EMMI’s announcement that it will no longer pursue a thorough review of EONIA.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 08 February 2018 | Practice Area: Central Government

High Court decides closure to future accrual effective

An examination of a High Court ruling about whether notices served by the participating employers were effective to stop future accrual and break the final salary link.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 31 January 2018 | Practice Area: Company Secretariat

MiFID II – New Product Governance Rules

From 3 January 2018, the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive came into effect in EEA Member States. This report from Linklaters offers more information.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 24 January 2018 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

Pensions auto-enrolment

This short video sets out the steps you should be thinking about with minimum contributions for auto-enrolment purposes needing to be increased from 6 April 2018 and then again from 6 April 2019.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 15 January 2018 | Practice Area: Company Secretariat

Horizon Scanning - UK Real Estate 2018

This report from Linklaters looks back on 2017 and ahead to 2018, focusing on 7 key areas that will shape the UK real estate market.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 08 December 2017 | Practice Area: Local Authorities

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UK Government publishes proposals to tighten control over takeovers based on national security concern

This article examines the proposals to give the Government greater scope to intervene in takeovers that raise national security concerns.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 25 October 2017 | Practice Area: Insolvency

Survey results show how investors feel about corporate governance hot topics

ISS, the increasingly influential US proxy voting service, has published results from its annual global survey on listed company governance. This article looks at the key results of interest to UK-based issuers.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 18 October 2017 | Practice Area: Company Secretariat

Summer 2017's top antitrust & competition stories

Here’s a quick recap of the summer’s hottest headlines around the globe, from Linklaters.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 07 September 2017 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services

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African Election Insights Series: Angola

This bulletin considers the upcoming legislative elections in Angola and the possible policy changes which could affect sectors such as infrastructure and energy and investment into public-private partnerships.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 31 August 2017 | Practice Area: Contract Law

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