Noeleen Ruddy : Advisory

20 December 2017

Good News on FX Forward Transactions for Irish Buy Side including Irish UCITS and AIFs

With the deadline of 3 January 2018 fast approaching for counterparties to commence exchanging varia...

03 July 2017

True Sales: Irish Legal Position Settled

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

05 September 2017

Irish MiFID II Implementing Legislation Now Published

The European Union (Markets in Financial Instruments) Regulations 2017 (S.I. 375/2017) (the “MiFID...

05 September 2017

Irish MiFID II Implementation - Help for Collateral Managers

As detailed in Walkers MiFID implementation updated (available here), the European Union (Markets in...

26 July 2017

Brexit - Central Bank of Ireland issues FAQ paper

The Central Bank of Ireland (the "CBI") has published a Brexit FAQ paper (click here) in which it pr...

21 July 2017

MiFID II - Irish Implementation Update

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

31 March 2017

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

The Long Goodbye: EU takes initial step in responding to UK’s notice under Article 50 Today the Eu...

24 November 2016

Beneficial Ownership Register: Update and Actions Required

The European Union (Anti-Money Laundering: Beneficial Ownership of Corporate Entities) Regulations 2...

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-...