Please join us for a webinar on the HKEX Consultation Paper on SPACS at 5pm HKT 28 October 2021

Register here Please join Julia Charlton for a webinar on The HKEX Consultation Paper on SPACS. CPD accreditation from the Law Society of Hong Kong is being sought. About the webinar The webinar will cover the following topics: INTRODUCTION Introduction and overview of the Consultation Paper Overview of the key terms in respect of a SPAC The […]

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Best Wishes from Koffels Solicitors

To all the IRG team, and our many friends and colleagues in IR Global, we send very best wishes from all of us here at Koffels Solicitors in Sydney, Australia. We are so disappointed not be able to attend this year, but we are with you in spirit, and wish you the best conference ever […]

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Juan Blanc Furest

Partner, Grupo Gispert

Nuno de Mendia

Lawyer, Bind

Impact of the COVID–19 virus on the Stock Exchange Market in Warsaw (2019 -2020)

(by Prof. Dr. Rafał Kusy) The Covid-19 Pandemic has significantly affected the social, as well as business, life among societies almost in the entire world. In April 2020 the International Monetary Fund used the term “The Great Lockdown” as being the worst economic slowdown since the Great Crisis. However, many scientists have regarded the corona […]

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Personal Data Protection in China

Introduction Personal data is getting increased attention globally. China has enacted a new law to regulate the collection, storage, and use of personal data. It comes as China has turned its attention to technology, Internet and other areas of business where personal data is collected. China is not alone in this: there is increased attention being paid to personal data in many jurisdictions, including, most recently, the […]

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Highlights of the Value added Tax and the State Economy:

In light of the state’s need for financial resources, in order to provide public services for projects and consumers, it is entitled to collect taxes in the form of resources for the public treasury. The tax base is different from one country to another according to the tax policy that reflects the legislative and executive […]

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Jean Marie Tchakoua

Lawyer, Juriscom

Oyagbola Chambers Add New Practice Area Commercial Litigation to their IR Global Membership

Oyagbola Chambers are pleased to announce the addition of Commercial Litigation to their IR Global membership. This new position adds further strength to their membership and offers support for fellow members in the area. If you have a requirement in this area, please get in touch with Bayo or Amina directly or with the IR Global […]

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HKEX Issues Consultation Paper on SPACs

I. SPACS BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION TO HONG KONG SPACS The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (the HKEX) published a consultation paper on 17 September 2021 to seek market feedback on proposals to create a listing regime for special purpose acquisition companies (“SPACs”) in Hong […]

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HKEX Issues Consultation Paper on SPACs

I. SPACS BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION TO HONG KONG SPACS The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (the HKEX) published a consultation paper on 17 September 2021 to seek market feedback on proposals to create a listing regime for special purpose acquisition companies (“SPACs”) in Hong […]

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Brand alignment to reflect growth at GS Verde Group

GS Verde Group, the corporate finance led dealmaking business, has announced a brand alignment change, which will see several of its established businesses migrate to a consistent brand name. The Group which consists of seven companies trading under different brands, will re-name each subsidiary to clarify the growth of the Group as a whole, the […]

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