Cookies on Pinsent Masons website

This website uses cookies to allow us to see how the site is used. The cookies cannot identify you. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with this

If you want to use the sites without cookies or would like to know more, you can do that here.

Singapore proposals ‘to raise standards and boost competition’ in finance sector

Proposals aimed at encouraging greater efficiency in the distribution of life insurance and investment products and “raising the standards and professionalism of the financial advisory industry” have been unveiled by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).... 10 Oct 2014

Venture capitalist investments in London tech companies at record levels, say London promoters

More than $1 billion of investments have been made in London-based technology businesses by venture capitalists this year, according to new figures. 06 Oct 2014

Out-Law Guides

EEA Life mis-selling case prompts further warning to advisers over unsuitability of 'death bond' investments

Firms that recommended or sold investments into the Guernsey-based EEA Life Settlements Fund to their clients have been urged to "re-examine" those sales to make sure that they have not been promoting unsuitable products, the regulator has said. 26 Sep 2014

OECD: tax avoidance rules must avoid "collateral damage" on fund management industry

The fund management industry could be exempted from new global rules intended to combat tax avoidance by multinational companies if further work finds that they may "hamper legitimate transactions", according to the Office for Economic Cooperation and Development... 26 Sep 2014

More stories