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Culture and the impact of regulation - a help or a hindrance?
Culture within financial services is a hot topic at the moment with regulators encouraging good culture by imposing governance frameworks.
Gender pay gap reporting
The Financial Services sector was recently highlighted as having one of the largest gender pay gaps by the Government.
The Regulatory References Regime
The regulatory references regime comes in force on 7 March 2017.
Newsletter - Financial Services Institutions Briefing
Welcome to the fourth edition of our Financial Services Institutions Briefing.
Key implications of MiFID 2
MiFID 2 has been on our radar since 2011, but since implementation was delayed, many firms have placed their preparations on hold.
Penalty rates: X-rated chats land banks with benchmark fines
On 4 December, the EU Commission announced it had fined eight financial institutions a total of €1,494,302,000
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