Nina Boteva Law Office Newsletter

At the end of 2020, the Bulgarian Parliament adopted significant changes to the Value Added Tax Act (VATA). The changes are related to the introduction of the requirements of Council Directive (EU) 2017/2455 of 5 December 2017 amending Directive 2006/112/EC and Directive 2009/132/EC as regards certain value-added tax obligations for supplies of services and distance […]

Nina BotevaFounding Partner, Nina Boteva Law Office

Charltons Responds to HKEX Consultation on Main Board Profit Requirement on behalf of 10 sponsor firms

Charltons responded on 11 January 2021 to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s Consultation Paper: The Main Board Profit Requirement (summarised here) on behalf of a group of 10 Hong Kong sponsor firms who are concerned that the proposals to raise the profit requirement for listing by either 150% or 200% will leave many Hong Kong […]

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

Charltons Responds to HKEX Consultation on Main Board Profit Requirement on behalf of 10 sponsor firms

Charltons responded on 11 January 2021 to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s Consultation Paper: The Main Board Profit Requirement (summarised here) on behalf of a group of 10 Hong Kong sponsor firms who are concerned that the proposals to raise the profit requirement for listing by either 150% or 200% will leave many Hong Kong […]

Julia CharltonPartner, Charltons

SFC Takeovers Bulletin No. 55 on Takeovers Code Breaches and Regulatory Reminders

The Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong (the “SFC”) published Takeovers Bulletin No. 55 in December 2020 (the “SFC Takeovers Bulletin 55”). The SFC Takeovers Bulletin 55 covers recent SFC disciplinary actions for breaches of Rule 26.1 of the Code on Takeovers and Mergers published by the SFC (the “Hong Kong Takeovers Code”) as well as providing […]

Julia CharltonPartner, Charltons

SFC Takeovers Bulletin No. 55 on Takeovers Code Breaches and Regulatory Reminders

The Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong (the “SFC”) published Takeovers Bulletin No. 55 in December 2020 (the “SFC Takeovers Bulletin 55”). The SFC Takeovers Bulletin 55 covers recent SFC disciplinary actions for breaches of Rule 26.1 of the Code on Takeovers and Mergers published by the SFC (the “Hong Kong Takeovers Code”) as well as providing […]

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

adesse anwälte joins IR as the exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Germany

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Dr. Benno A. Packi of adesse anwälte. Benno has joined IR as our exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Germany. adesse anwälte is an independent law firm for German and international business law. We help companies and institutions from Germany and abroad to […]

Dr. Benno A. PackiAttorney at Law, adesse anwälte

SFC Consults on Investor Identification Regime and OTC Securities Transactions Reporting Regime

On 4 December 2020, the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) launched a consultation on proposals to introduce (1) an investor identification regime for the securities market in Hong Kong at the trading level (the Proposed Investor Identification Regime) and (2) an OTC securities transactions reporting regime for shares listed on the Hong Kong […]

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

Hong Kong Government Announces New Social Distancing Measures

On 8 December 2020, the Hong Kong Government announced new social distancing measures under the Prevention and Control of Disease (Requirements and Directions) (Businesses and Premises) Regulation (Cap.599F) to take effect on 10 December 2020 for a period of 14 days until 23 December 2020. Various regulations under the Prevention and Control of Disease Ordinance (Cap.599) will […]

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

Torben Welch of Messner Reeves LLP participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

Torben WelchPartner, Messner Reeves LLP

HKEx Consults on Proposal to Streamline IPO Settlement Process

On 16 November 2020, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (HKEx) published a concept paper outlining a proposal to modernise Hong Kong’s IPO settlement process[1] (the Concept Paper) through the introduction of a new IPO settlement platform (Fast Interface for New Issuance (FINI)), which will be a mandatory platform for the handling of future Hong Kong IPOs should […]

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

SEMANČÍN & PARTNERS joins IR as the exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Slovakia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Jozef Semančín of SEMANČÍN & PARTNERS. Jozef has joined IR as our exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Slovakia. We are a Slovak law firm that offers professional legal advice delivered at the highest international standards. We have a truly international […]

Jozef SemančínPartner, SEMANČÍN & PARTNERS