News & Events

Political Agreement on the SRM Regulation

GANADO Advocates - March 26, 2014 - Categories: Other News
On the 20th of March 2014, political agreement was reached between the European Parliament and the Council on the text of the Single Resolution Mechanism (“SRM”) Regulation.

The Recent Companies Act Amendments

GANADO Advocates - March 24, 2014 - Categories: Practice News
Apart from regulating company service providers comprehensively for the first time, the Company Service Providers Act, 2013 also amended (effective end of 2013) the Companies Act, Cap.386.

Structural Reform to the EU Banking Sector

GANADO Advocates - March 10, 2014 - Categories: Other News
Earlier this year, the European Commission published a proposed regulation on the structural reform of EU banks which aims to “stop the biggest and most complex banks from engaging in the risky activity of proprietary trading”

IMD II: Mixed Outcome of European Parliament Plenary Vote

GANADO Advocates - March 7, 2014 - Categories: Other News
On 26 February 2014, the European Parliament (EP) adopted in plenary the proposed text of the recast Insurance Mediation Directive (IMD II). The new Directive is set to introduce some significant developments to the rules governing the selling of insurance products across the EU.

Credit Mortgage Directive published in the EU’s Official Journal

GANADO Advocates - March 5, 2014 - Categories: Other News
The text of Directive 2014/17/EU on credit agreements for consumers relating to residential immovable property and amending Directives 2008/48/EC and 2013/36/EU and Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010 (the “Mortgage Credit Directive”) has been published in the Official Journal of the EU.