National Entry into force of changes to reporting requirements for investment firms On 21 February 2022, the Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013 (Section 48(1)) (Investment Firms) (Amendment) Regulations 2022 (the regulations) entered service. The Regulations amend the Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013 (Section 48(1)) (Investment FirmsRead More →

Thanks to the pandemic, geographically distant telecommuters and locked-in travelers have boosted demand for vacation rentals. Additionally, low interest rates have made borrowing and buying traditional rental properties more attractive, increasing property values ​​and making it harder for new buyers to make a profit. As a result, several deep-pocketed investmentRead More →

the Investment firms The report includes the market length assessment, in addition to market drivers, restraints, and opportunities. The report also describes the aggressive landscape of the main agency opposition, also due to the percent market share of agreeable organizations. This review takes an in-depth look at the investment firmRead More →

In an off-market sale, Denver-based real estate investment firms Strat Ventures and Capital Zeme have acquired Lyric No. 39, a newly constructed six-story mixed-use development in Denver’s Berkeley neighborhood, from the developer Alpine investments. The $20.4 million purchase marks the companies’ first partnership and Strat Ventures’ fourth and largest investmentRead More →

The Global Investment firms The industry report gives a comprehensive account of the global investment firm market. Details such as market size, key players, segmentation, SWOT analysis, most influential trends and business environment are mentioned in this report. Additionally, this report contains tables and figures that give a clear perspectiveRead More →

HONG KONG SAR – Media outreach – January 27, 2022 – Babel Finance, an Asian crypto financial services startup, has secured the first crypto deal in Asia for multiple global investment firms. With an injection of $40 million, the Babel Finance cryptocurrency showed that there is growing investor demand forRead More →

HONG KONG SAR – Media outreach – January 27, 2022 – Babel Finance, an Asian crypto financial services startup, has secured the first crypto deal in Asia for multiple global investment firms. With an injection of $40 million, the Babel Finance cryptocurrency showed that there is growing investor demand forRead More →

The regulation and directive on investment firms (the “IFR/D package”), became applicable on 26and of June 2021. The IFR/D Package introduced a new prudential framework applicable to Investment Firms. For more details on the entry into force of the IFR/D Forfait, please consult our article of 4and from November 2021.Read More →

National CBI publishes “Dear CEO” letter addressed to MiFID authorized firms and credit institutions offering MiFID investment services On 1 December 2021, the CBI published a “Dear CEO” letter (the letter) addressed to MiFID approved investment firms and credit institutions offering MiFID investment services (the firms). The letter details theRead More →

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has entered into agreements with six member investment firms to pay restitution to clients on advance rollovers of unit investment trusts (UITs). © Shutterstock Not all companies reasonably supervised early ITU renewals, resulting in potentially excessive sales charges for customers. Through the settlements, FINRARead More →

U.S. Representatives Maxine Waters (D-CA), chair of the House Financial Services Committee, and Joyce Beatty (D-OH), chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Subcommittee, released a report on diversity and inclusion in America’s largest investment companies. © Shutterstock The report — titled Diversity and Inclusion: Holding America’s Largest Investment Firms AccountableRead More →

Investors are scrambling to grab virtual plots of land in the Decentraland metaverse. Analysts are criticizing Sandbox for copying Decentraland’s metaverse in many ways, considering MANA to be a dominant metaverse token. As Bitcoin price struggles to recover from a dip below $57,000, capital is turning to Sandbox and Decentraland.Read More →

CyrusOne shareholders will receive $90.50 per share. Global investment firms KKR and Global Infrastructure Partners (“GIP“) plan to acquire CyrusOne, a first Global Data Center REITs. It is an all-cash deal worth approximately $15 billion, including debt assumption. Dave Ferdman from CyrusOne Dave Ferdman is co-founder and interim president andRead More →

The regulation and directive on investment firms (the “IFR/D package”) became applicable on 26and from June 2021, introducing a new prudential framework applicable to investment firms. Prior to the introduction of the new prudential framework, investment firms were subject to the Capital Requirements Regulation and the Capital Requirements Directive. InvestmentRead More →

What is IFPR? The new UK prudential regime for investment firms (“IFPR”) will come into force on 1 January 2022 and will apply to UK investment firms authorized under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (“MiFID”) as applied in the UK post-Brexit, which will include current “BIPRU” businesses and “ExemptRead More →

Cyprus is a long-established international business center that provides security, stability and prosperity to foreign investors for a number of reasons. To name a few, there are: The advanced commercial infrastructure of the island; Its stable economy; The robust and transparent legal system; Its political stability; The favorable environment forRead More →

From 26 June 2021, a new prudential regime applies to investment firms authorized under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive(“MiFID II”). This new framework, defined in the Investment Firms Regulation (“IFR”) and the Investment Firms Directive (“IFD”), is revising in depth the body of prudential rules for investment firms byRead More →