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by novolegal, on Mar 23, 2020 12:42:59 PM

The Malta Financial Services Authority (‘MFSA’) published a circular on the 21st March 2020 extending certain reporting deadlines due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the MFSA encourages firms to have …

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Topics:Financial ServicesCOVID-19

by novolegal, on Feb 25, 2020 1:42:25 PM

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published the first Trends, Risks and Vulnerabilities (TRV) report for 2020 on 19th February 2020. Overall, the report identifies high risks and …

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by novolegal, on Feb 17, 2020 2:26:53 PM

The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has issued a circular on market infrastructure matters following the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union (EU) on the 31st January 2020. Entities …

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Topics:Financial ServicesBrexit

by novolegal, on Feb 5, 2020 3:29:55 PM

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published Technical Advice to the Commission on the effects of product intervention measures on the 4th February 2020. ESMA is empowered under Regulation …

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by novolegal, on Oct 7, 2019 12:39:44 PM

In the light of the recent developments of the UK moving towards a no-deal Brexit, Legal Notices 242, 243 and 244 address the changes brought about by Brexit. They also …

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by novolegal, on Aug 27, 2019 12:00:00 PM

On the 20th June 2019, the European Parliament and the Council adopted Directive (EU) 2019/1160, the Cross-border Distribution Directive (CBDD), which amends the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIMFD Regulation) …

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Topics:Financial Services