Financial Services UK and International Update

February 20, 2009

The latest edition of the Financial Services UK and International Update from Dechert’s Financial Services Practice covers the following issues:

  • FSA publishes discussion paper on short selling and proposes to extend short selling disclosure
  • FSA reduces minimum rights issue subscription period to 10 business days
  • European Commission to hold high-level conference on private equity and hedge funds
  • UK authorities publish response to European Commission consultation on hedge funds
  • AIMA publishes FSA letter on Lehman administration issues
  • CESR calls for evidence on OTC derivatives
  • FSA publishes Financial Risk Outlook and 2009/10 business plan