Financial Services Europe and International Update

March 09, 2011

The latest edition of Financial Services Europe and International Update from Dechert’s Financial Services Practice covers the following regulatory developments:

EU and International Regulatory Developments

  • Feedback on the Commission’s Consultation on UCITS V
  • The MiFID Review
  • IOSCO Report on Trading of OTC Derivatives
  • ESMA: Executive Director Nominated
  • European Commission Consultation on Financial Sector Taxation

UK Regulatory Developments

  • OFT Concludes its Market Study on Equity Underwriting and Associated Services
  • Changes to Improve the Competitive Position of Authorised Investments Funds with Holdings in Non-Reporting Offshore Funds
  • Offshore Funds (Tax) (Amendment) Regulations 2011
  • Pension Fund Management and VAT
  • HM Treasury’s Second Consultation on the New UK Regulatory Structure