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Initiatives taken by European and Belgian regulatory authorities in the context of the coronavirus
News - 30 Jun 2020

Initiatives taken by international, European and Belgian banking, investment and insurance supervisors in the context of the coronavirus crisis

The corona crisis is having a major impact on banks, insurers and financial markets. The shortage of liquidity is described as unprecedented. Regulators are...

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News - 29 Jun 2020

Restructuring & Insolvency Q&A: tips and traps

The restructuring & insolvency Q&A series provides an overview of the regulatory environment in Luxembourg.

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News - 29 Jun 2020

Restructuring & Insolvency Q&A

Get an overview of some of the key points of law and practice as well as of the regulatory environments and laws across Luxembourg.

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Article - 29 Jun 2020

The Netherlands tighten rules on ETS-trading

The Netherlands has been a popular market for (international) companies trading in ETS-rights. Because of the risk of fraud related thereto, the national administrator...

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Article - 29 Jun 2020

Q&A Second temporary aid scheme to maintain employment (NOW 2.0)

On 25 June 2020 the NOW 2.0 was published in the Staatscourant. On the basis of the NOW 2.0 employers with a loss of turnover of at least 20% may qualify for...

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Corporate flash Law 20 of June 2020 - stairs curve sky
News - 26 Jun 2020

Law of 20 June 2020: enhanced flexibility for shareholder and board resolutions of Luxembourg companies post state of emergency

The state of emergency coming to an end on 24 of June in Luxembourg, a set of legislative measures will ensure a smooth transition for companies.

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Deal - 26 Jun 2020

Loyens & Loeff advises EQT on the largest ESG linked subscription facility of the fund finance market

This ESG-linked subcription facility is the largest of the global fund financing market, highlighting the importance of CSR in the industry.

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Article - 26 Jun 2020

The Proposed EU Rules on Foreign Subsidies

The EU Commission published a so-called White Paper dealing with the alleged distortive effects caused by foreign subsidies in the EU Single Market.

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News - 25 Jun 2020

Cross-border workers & COVID-19

Belgian tax authorities have negotiated agreements with border countries on the tax impact of international travel restrictions and health instructions (work...

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News - 25 Jun 2020

New measure for critical sectors: voluntary overtime hours exempted from social security contributions

On 24 June 2020, the royal decree of 5 June 2020 was published which deals with a new measure in the context of the COVID-19 outbreak. In particular, the royal...

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arbitration France & Singapore - court gavel calculator
Article - 25 Jun 2020

Do's and dont's of regulating third-party litigation funding: Singapore vs. France

Different approaches to regulating the funding activity have emerged. France and Singapore adopted different approaches with their pros and cons.

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News - 25 Jun 2020

Additional depositor and customer protection – partial revision of the Swiss Federal Banking Act

On 19 June 2020, following the consultation, the Federal Council adopted the dispatch on the partial revision of the Swiss Federal Banking Act (Bundesgesetz...

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