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March 13, 2019
Asian-mena Counsel’s review of the top transactions and matters that closed during 2018...
March 13, 2019
One of the most notable points under Decree 163 is that the requisite conditions for issuing corporate bonds have been significantly liberalised ...
March 13, 2019
As the preeminent venture capital and private equity practice in the offshore legal arena, Walkers continues to see record activity levels in venture capital fund raisings and fund establishments in Southeast Asia ...
February 20, 2019
The conditions for issuing corporate bonds have been significantly liberalised ...
February 13, 2019
A new agreement could make the UAE a much more attractive place to establish funds.
February 8, 2019
By far the most significant headline-grabbing development in 2017 and 2018 relates to the stunning rise of blockchain ...
February 8, 2019
The perceived lack of bankable projects by international investors, not the lack of available capital, is the key impediment ...
January 21, 2019
Deepening financial and trade ties are solidifying the country's role in the region.
January 9, 2019
The New Banking Law and the New AML Law have enhanced the protection afforded to confidential information.
December 20, 2018
For decades, banks and other counterparties in the UAE have obtained financial services from foreign financial institutions. Industry bodies, such as the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), the International Capital Market Association and the International Securities Lending Association, have developed standard documentation for these kinds of transactions ...
December 20, 2018
Infrastructure projects in emerging markets attract investors on the back of potential returns that can outstrip yields in mature markets ...
December 20, 2018
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 ...
December 20, 2018
In a bid to ensure proper licensing, regulation, monitoring and supervision of microfinance business in Tanzania, the Minister for Finance has issued a draft Bill on Microfinance to be tabled in the National Assembly very soon ...
December 20, 2018
Plus other updates, including social insurance, the Labour Code, confidentiality, e-invoices and CP-TPP ...
December 12, 2018
The new law introduces subtle but important changes to the AML landscape in the UAE.