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Infrastructure investment in emerging markets — mitigating the risks
Infrastructure projects in emerging markets attract investors on the back of potential returns that can outstrip yields in mature markets ...
Redeeming failures — Lessons from the Ardon Maroon case
The recent case of Ardon Maroon Asia Master Fund (In Official Liquidation) serves as a stark reminder that it is critical that investment funds are built on properly considered, and expertly drafted constitutional documents, including the mechanics for redemptions ...
Defeatist data security cultures no more
Organisations need to recognise that information security is a question of risk and step up defences now ..
Innovating internal investigations in today’s hyperconnected world
Data visualisation tools have emerged as a powerful resource for internal investigations ...
Global Developments on Best Execution
Currently a hot topic for global regulators, firms are recommended to review their global best execution compliance practices ...
Kroll: Opaque ownership fastest-growing concern for compliance professionals
Less than 25 percent feel highly confident in their program’s ability to address these risks.
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Closing the financing gap — infrastructure project bankability
The perceived lack of bankable projects by international investors, not the lack of available capital, is the key impediment ...
Legal innovation in BigLaw
For many people in the legal sphere, the word ‘innovation’ has become synonymous with ‘disruption’ — for others, the overuse of the word has relegated it to just another corporate buzzword ...
When disaster strikes – seven lessons in handling a cyber attack
Proper preparation and planning can help organisations set out a clear path for responding to a cyber breach ...
Defeatist data security cultures no more
Organisations need to recognise that information security is a question of risk and step up defences now ..
Innovating internal investigations in today’s hyperconnected world
Data visualisation tools have emerged as a powerful resource for internal investigations ...
Lawyering in the gig economy
Mardi Wilson, head of ES Agile in Hong Kong, talks to us about how working on an interim basis offers the benefit of flexibility and greater work-life balance for lawyers ...
A fresh approach to legal solutions
We talk to Titus Rahiri, director and founder of KorumLegal, about technology, disruption and the future of legal services ...
Third-party funding in Asia
Cheng-Yee Khong and Tom Glasgow of IMF Bentham examine the new regulatory environment for third-party funding in Singapore and Hong Kong. ...
Taylor Root & Asian-mena Counsel Market Update and Salary Guide 2018
Asian-mena Counsel is delighted to partner with Taylor Root once again for their 12th annual report for the in-house legal and compliance sector ...
Deals of the Year 2018
Asia-Mena Counsel’s review of the top transactions and matters that closed during 2017...