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Financial Conduct Authority—Principles for Businesses (PRIN)This Practice Note explains the Principles for Businesses (PRIN) set down by the Financial...
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19th May
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Exempt consumer credit agreements under the FSMA 2000 (Regulated Activities) Order 2001This Practice Note seeks to explain the types of agreements...
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Produced in partnership with Rebecca Kellner of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe and Jacqui Hatfield of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe 19th May
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Interaction between the PRA, FCA and FPCBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit...
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19th May
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Second Wire Transfer Regulation (EU WTR2 and UK WTR2)—essentialsThe Second Wire Transfer Regulation (EU) 2015/847 (WTR2), also known as the Funds...
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19th May
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Overview of UK implementation of the Consumer Credit DirectiveBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the...
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Produced in partnership with Sam Millar of DLA Piper and Tony Katz of DLA Piper 19th May
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FCA client money rulesBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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19th May
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What are regulated activities?Under the general prohibition a person cannot carry out a regulated activity, or purport to carry out a regulated...
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19th May
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FCA client classification requirementsBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit...
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19th May
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SM&CR—Statements of Responsibility (SoRs)Banks, building societies, credit unions, PRA-regulated investment firms and insurers are required to file a...
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19th May
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EMIR REFIT and EMIR 2.2 roadmapRegulation (EU) 2019/834 (OJ L 141/42) (EU EMIR REFIT) was published in the Official Journal of the EU on 28 May 2019...
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19th May
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The European Systemic Risk BoardBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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19th May
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The Financial Services Compensation SchemeBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit...
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Produced in partnership with Honor Levy of LexisNexis 19th May
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Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)—the qualifying conditions for compensationThis Practice Note covers the conditions necessary for the...
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Produced in partnership with Honor Levy of LexisNexis 19th May
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The Single RulebookBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered...
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Produced in partnership with DLA Piper 19th May
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Unregulated collective investment schemes—essentialsWhat are unregulated collective investment schemes?In the UK, an unregulated collective investment...
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Produced in partnership with Lora Froud of Macfarlanes 19th May
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Responsible lending requirements—CONC 5BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit...
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Produced in partnership with Jacqui Hatfield of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe 19th May

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Sustainable finance—horizon scannerThis Practice Note contains a comprehensive list of key future developments and dates related to sustainable...
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14th Sep
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ESG measures to amend AIFMD/UCITS/MiFID—one minute guideThis one minute guide, based on a note originally prepared by Macfarlanes, discusses the suite...
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14th Sep
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Climate change and sustainability issues for the financial sectorClimate change and sustainability issues have become hot topics in recent...
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Produced in partnership with Grania Baird of Farrer & Co and Kya Fear of Farrer & Co 13th Sep
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Environmental social governance—the investment marketBrexit impact11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of the Brexit...
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Produced in partnership with Tim Clare of Anthesis 9th Sep
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Private equity: Reflection on practical integration and application of UN PRIOverview of tools and resourcesThis Practice Note discusses the United...
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Produced in partnership with Beata Dunn - Olejarova of ReGen Law LLP 7th Sep
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The EU sustainability-related disclosure regulation (SFDR)—essentialsThis Practice Note analyses the scope and requirements of the EU regulation on...
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Produced in partnership with Dianne Bell of Freelance and Arun Srivastava of Paul Hastings 6th Sep
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Sustainable finance and ESG—key global principles for financial institutionsGlobal sustainable finance and ESG initiatives for financial...
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Produced in partnership with Dianne Bell of Freelance 6th Sep
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Climate-related disclosures for UK financial institutions—new UK mandatory requirementsThis Practice Note, produced in partnership with Arun...
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Produced in partnership with Arun Srivastava of Paul Hastings 25th Aug
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Getting the Deal Through: ESG and Impact Investing 2021Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Argentina;...
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18th Aug
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Voluntary environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) reportingTrend towards environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG)...
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Produced in partnership with CLT Envirolaw 12th Aug
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What is climate change litigation?Over the last decades, climate change has become an issue of ever-growing importance. With evolving scientific...
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Produced in partnership with Katharina Theil of Leigh Day and Richard Lord QC of Brick Court Chambers 11th Aug
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Mandatory environmental reportingCompanies operating in the UK may be required to report on environmental matters in accordance with:•the Companies...
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Produced in partnership with Ardea International 11th Aug
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Sustainability definitions (The Chancery Lane Project)100% Renewable Energy and Renewable Energy Sources100% Renewable Energy•means an energy system...
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11th Aug
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Global, EU and UK sustainable finance initiativesIn response to the The Paris Agreement, governments and intra-governmental organisations launched a...
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Produced in partnership with Kathryn Emmett, Rosa Mottershead, Rob Marsh, Andrew Hedges, Imogen Garner and Cara Dowling of Norton Rose Fulbright 10th Aug
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Esg and impact investing—Uruguay—Q&A guideThis Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to esg and impact investing in Uruguay...
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31st Jul
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The EU Taxonomy Regulation—one-minute guideThis one minute guide, written in partnership with Philippa List, professional support lawyer, and...
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Produced in partnership with Philippa List of Dechert and Mikhaelle Schiappacasse of Dechert 31st Jul
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Esg and impact investing—Argentina—Q&A guideThis Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to esg and impact investing in Argentina...
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31st Jul
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Esg and impact investing—Costa Rica—Q&A guideThis Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to esg and impact investing in Costa Rica...
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31st Jul
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Esg and impact investing—South Africa—Q&A guideThis Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to esg and impact investing in South...
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31st Jul
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Esg and impact investing—Hong Kong—Q&A guideThis Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to esg and impact investing in Hong Kong...
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31st Jul

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