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UAE New Foreign Direct Investment Law - Federal Decree-Law No. 19 of 2018

Banking & Finance

UAE New Foreign Direct Investment Law - Federal Decree-Law No. 19 of 2018

The FDI Law introduces the possibility of up to 100% foreign ownership of a business entity on-shore UAE.

28 November 2018
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Blockchain: A New Frontier

Corporate partner Andrew Wingfield discusses the potential M&A activity in blockchain.

26 January 2016
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Red Tape | Corruption contagion - tip of the iceberg

In high profile cases, the cost of regulatory investigation may just be the beginning of a much longer (and more expensive) story.

13 January 2016
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Red Tape | Undermining the certainty of international trade finance

We look at how the certainty of letters of credit may be impacted by wider fraudulent/illegal conduct and what can be done to mitigate the risks.

13 January 2016
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China's onshore bond market open for business

A significant effort is required to understand the issues that are peculiar to the PRC bond market.

16 December 2015

Good news for Debt Funds: BaFin paves debt funds’ way to Germany

By changing its administrative practice regarding license requirements for non-bank lenders, the German BaFin has made a remarkable step forward.

18 May 2015
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Individual accountability – the extension of the Senior Managers and Certification Regime to UK branches of foreign banks

An update on the UK regulators' proposals to apply the new Senior Managers and Certification Regime to UK branches of foreign banks.

23 April 2015
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Light Stuck in Transmission – Privatising Nigeria’s Transmission Network

This article considers the proposed privatisation of Nigeria’s transmission network by evaluating the current system against a proposed new model.

16 March 2015
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Overview of Foreign Direct Investment in Africa

This article explores the trends of foreign direct investment in Africa from key regions such as Europe, China and the US.

16 March 2015
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Focus on South Africa - Receiving information from a target in advance of a public takeover

This article considers how a prospective buyer would conduct a due diligence investigation on the listed target in South Africa.

16 March 2015
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Nigerian land transport infrastructure deficits and regulation

This article highlights key issues arising in the land transport sector in Nigeria and considers improving the regulatory regime.

16 March 2015
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Investing in Africa - POCA and FCA obligations

UK based private equity or other fund managers investing in Africa should be alert to possible money laundering offences under the UK Proceeds of Crime Act.

16 March 2015
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