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Brexit; As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
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Chapter 4 of the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) Conduct of Business sourcebook (COBS 4) contains the conduct of business requirements for...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at the regulated activity of accepting deposits (often referred to as deposit taking). Accepting deposits is a key hallmark...
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9th Nov
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The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), consisting of the central banks of governors of the so-called G10 countries (Belgium, Canada,...
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The role of the FCAThe Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) forms part of the regulatory structure for financial services firms. The FCA has a...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at key aspects of consumer protection within the UK financial services regulatory system. The UK’s regulatory structure,...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note explains the Principles for Businesses (PRIN) set down by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The Principles form part of the...
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9th Nov
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Recognised investment exchangesA recognised investment exchange (RIE) is a UK recognised body under Part XVIII of the Financial Services and Markets...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
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9th Nov
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UCITS VIUCITS VI describes the European Commission's Consultation on Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities issued 26th...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Henderson Partner, Eversheds Sutherland LLP 9th Nov
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BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
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9th Nov
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Authorisation of an authorised unit trust (AUT)What is an AUT?A unit trust is a type of collective investment scheme (CIS) in which the assets are...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an overview of the transaction reporting requirements that existed under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive...
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9th Nov
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This Solvency II quick guide details current UK legislation and retained EU legislation in relation to prudential insurance requirements that will be...
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9th Nov
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Scope of this Practice NoteThere are several factors to consider when deciding whether or not a credit agreement is regulated under the regulatory...
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9th Nov

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This Practice Note brings together key content on coronavirus (COVID-19) published across Lexis®PSL that is likely to be of interest to Banking &...
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25th Nov
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This Practice Note summarises the new capital markets recovery package of measures proposed by the European Commission in July 2020 to address the...
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25th Nov
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STOP PRESS: The decision of The Financial Conduct Authority v Arch Insurance was handed down on 15 September 2020. On 2 November 2020, the Supreme...
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25th Nov
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Lawyers across the world are currently grappling with many common areas of concern in connection with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The...
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25th Nov
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This Practice Note discusses the implications of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak for the debt capital markets (DCM) and includes practical tips...
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25th Nov
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The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has profound implications across the global economy and poses an existential threat to businesses. Businesses will...
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25th Nov
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This Practice Note discusses the implications of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak for structured products and securitisation transactions and...
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25th Nov
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This Practice Note considers the key issues that may arise for Corporate practitioners in relation to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.General...
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23rd Nov
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The UK government has introduced a number of schemes to provide support to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and other businesses during the...
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23rd Nov
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This Practice Note summarises the new targeted banking package of measures proposed by the European Commission in April 2020 to address the impact of...
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23rd Nov
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As a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, investment funds have faced challenges both operationally and as a result of significantly increased...
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19th Nov
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Some criminals have taken advantage of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to carry out fraud and exploitation scams through a variety of methods,...
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19th Nov
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This Practice Note contains a consolidated list of coronavirus (COVID-19) Q&As from across a number of Practice Areas.Q&AsNovember 2020Q&ASummaryIn...
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18th Nov
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This Practice Note covers key EU and UK financial regulatory developments in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and what these mean for...
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18th Nov
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What are the key features of the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme?The government has announced a number of measures to assist businesses...
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17th Nov
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This Practice Note covers key regulatory statements and measures in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and what these mean for financial...
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13th Nov
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EU and UK regulators have been monitoring the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on payment services and systems, with a view to ensuring that consumers...
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9th Nov
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In order to minimise the medium- and long-term economic impacts of the efforts taken to contain the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, EU Member States...
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6th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the associated public health measures have caused many firms serious practical challenges, including in their operations...
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6th Nov
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The rapid global spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and the steps taken to limit contagion are having a significant impact on the global economy and,...
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6th Nov

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