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Monthly Archives: July 2013

Insolvency Service’s New Consultation Paper On Changes To Regulation And Practise

The Insolvency Services has published a new consultation paper on proposed changes to insolvency regulation and practice. The consultation paper “Red Tape Challenge –changes to insolvency law to reduce unnecessary regulation and simplify procedures” was published on 18 July 2013. The proposals include: Changes to the law governing insolvency processes, including the removal of meetings […]

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The AIFMD Is Finally Here

After years in the making, on 22 July 2013 the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Regulations 2013 (SI 20013/1773) came into force thereby implementing the majority of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (2011/61/EU) (AIFMD). The underlying objective of the AIFMD is to establish an EU-wide harmonised framework for monitoring, reporting on and supervising risks posed […]

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Director’s Remuneration

The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill received Royal Assent on 25 April 2013. As a result of this, changes will be implemented relating to the remuneration of directors of quoted companies. It is expected that these changes will take effect on 1 October 2013. The key changes are as follows: Shareholders of a quoted company must […]

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