Nicholas Blake-Knox : Advisory

04 October 2022

Ireland Update: Updates on SFDR Level 2

On 4 October 2022, the Central Bank of Ireland published a notice of intention with process clarific...

21 September 2022

SEAR and the Individual Accountability Landscape: The Central Bank (Individual Accountability Framework) Bill 2022

The Central Bank (Individual Accountability Framework) Bill 2022 (the “IAF Bill“) was published ...

10 August 2022

Central Bank Publishes Outsourcing Register - Submission Requirements

The Central Bank of Ireland has published guidance notes and submission templates on the new outsour...

15 December 2021

Central Bank of Ireland - Anti-Money Laundering Bulletin for the Funds Sector

Having recently conducted a number of anti-money laundering, counter financing of terrorism and fina...

08 July 2022

Updates to the Central Bank's Pre-Submission Process

On 1 July 2022, the Central Bank provided an update relating to the pre-submission process it has in...

07 June 2022

Fund Costs and Fees – ESMA’s Findings from CSA

In early January 2021, ESMA announced the launch of a common supervisory action (“CSA”) with nat...

30 May 2022

Spotlight on the Pre-Approval Controlled Function Updates

In the latest video in our Asset Management and Investment Funds quarterly series focusing on legal ...

24 May 2022

Central Bank Updates Fund Authorisation and Fund Service Provider Information

On 19 May 2022, the Central Bank advised that it has updated the Funds Authorisations and Funds Serv...

28 April 2022

Fund Liquidity – An Overview of Key Guidance Issued

In the last few years, regulators have increased their focus on fund liquidity management, initially...

15 February 2022

Central Bank's Securities Markets Risk Outlook Report and Key Areas of Focus for Funds and their Service Providers

On 8 February 2022, the Central Bank published its Securities Markets Risk Outlook Report for 2022. ...