US regulatory issues—structured products and securitisation

US regulatory issues—structured products and securitisation guidance:

BREXIT: The UK is leaving the EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). This has an impact on this Practice Note. For guidance, see...

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BREXIT: The UK is leaving the EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). This has an impact on this Practice Note. For guidance, see...

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This Practice Note is intended to give non-US legal practitioners a degree of familiarity with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act 2010 (the...

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STOP PRESS: The Financial Choice Act, which was passed in US House of Representatives on June 2017 seeks in large part to undo many of the restrictive provisions of the...

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Background to FATCA FATCA is so-called because it derives from the Foreign Account Tax Compliance provisions in Subtitle A of Title V (offset Provisions) of the United...

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This tax 'tracker' tool displays the current status of both US FATCA and UK FATCA intergovernmental agreements (IGA). The tracker is split into five parts: • US...

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Background to the Dodd-Frank Act Following the financial crisis of the US capital markets in 2008, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010...

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The principal United States (US) regulators and regulations that govern structured products and securitisations issuing outside of the US are set out below. Regulatory...

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The Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act (the HIRE Act) include provisions that give the US Internal Revenue Service (the IRS) administrative tools to: • detect,...

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Background and purposes of the Securities Exchange Act The Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act or the 34 Act) was enacted on June 6, 1934. Unlike the...

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