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Public Company Update - November 2020
The November 2020 edition of our biannual Public Company Update.
The UAE’s recent laws on ultimate beneficial owners and economic substance
The UAE is ramping up measures to tackle tax avoidance and money laundering, the team look at two important new developments.
Top 10 FinTech Predictions for 2020
Following increasing in regulation in the FinTech space we expect this to be a continuing trend for 2020.
Operational Resilience – Financial Services and Telecommunications
The UK government and regulators have been increasing their focus on operational resilience and its impact on the economy.
Cryptocurrency and football: a “token” gesture, or worth the investment?
Jonathan Hyman and Nic Couchman explore how football is embracing blockchain technology and partnerships with cryptocurrencies.
Clarification on Outsourcing Guidance for using Cloud in the Financial Services Sector – which rules apply?
Important announcements by the FCA and the EBA clarifying guidance on outsourcing to the cloud and third party IT Services.
Regulators are turning their attention to increasing use of cloud outsourcing and cloud service providers.
Blockchain: can the law keep up?
Blockchain technology has opened the door to potentially significant changes once again - with implications across the board.
Securing your assets - the proposed Bahrain Secured Transactions Law
The Central Bank of Bahrain has issued a proposal to updated the country's legislation governing tangible and intangible property.
Specialist Courts for Commercial and Investment Disputes Introduced
At a press conference on 22 August 2016 the launch of two new Bahraini courts on 1 September 2016 was announced.
The Way is Clear for 100% Foreign Ownership of Companies in Bahrain
In an update to our “Business-Friendly Bahrain” article featured in last quarter’s Review