Finance & Capital Markets : Advisory

21 July 2017

MiFID II - Irish Implementation Update

The Department of Finance (the “DOF”) has in the past week produced a feedback statement (the ...

03 July 2017

True Sales: Irish Legal Position Settled

The recent decision of the High Court in Bank of Ireland v Eteams International Limited ...

08 June 2017

Registration of Security by Irish SPVs in Bermuda

Recent amendments to Bermuda’s Mortgaging of Aircraft and Aircraft Engines Act 1999 now allow fina...

31 March 2017

The Long Goodbye: EU Takes its Initial Step Under Article 50

Today the European Council, comprising the heads of state of the remaining 27 European Union Member ...

21 November 2016

Securities Financing: Reuse Obligations Become Effective

The Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (EU 2015/2365) (the “SFTR” or the “Regulation...

18 November 2016

PRIIPS: Delay in Implementation Confirmed

It will come as a relief to industry that the European Commission has confirmed there will be a one-...

03 November 2016

Reform of EU Data Protection Laws

Having enjoyed two decades of relatively settled data protection laws, companies doing business in (...

20 October 2016

Finance Bill 2016 Update – Proposed Amendments to Ireland's Section 110 Regime – Irish Real Estate Related Assets

Finance Bill 2016 was published today and contains some important clarifications to the proposals pu...

07 October 2016

PRIIPS – What You Need To Know

Regulation (EU) No 1286/2014 of the European Parliament and Council on key information documents for...

06 October 2016

Central Credit Register Update

The Central Bank of Ireland published a series of regulations on 22 September 2016 governing the ope...