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The Regulatory Blog is an informal and up to date news and information service of key regulatory developments in our jurisdictions: the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Cyprus and Luxembourg. We intend to include the latest financial services, anti-money laundering, sanctions and related developments within our remit.

Contributors

Aki Corsoni-Husain
Aki Corsoni-Husain
  • Aki Corsoni-Husain

  • Partner
  • Cyprus
George Apostolou
George Apostolou
  • George Apostolou

  • Partner
  • Cyprus
Chiara Deceglie
Chiara Deceglie
  • Chiara Deceglie

  • Partner
  • Luxembourg
Massimiliano della Zonca
Massimiliano della Zonca
  • Massimiliano della Zonca

  • Senior Associate
  • Luxembourg
Philip Graham
Philip Graham
  • Philip Graham

  • Partner
  • British Virgin Islands
Ayana Hull
Ayana Hull
  • Ayana Hull

  • Counsel
  • British Virgin Islands
Katerina Katsiami
Katerina Katsiami
  • Katerina Katsiami

  • Associate
  • Cyprus
Petros Kiteos
Petros Kiteos
  • Petros Kiteos

  • Associate
  • Cyprus
Andrew Knight
Andrew Knight
  • Andrew Knight

  • Partner
  • Luxembourg
Joshua Mangeot
Joshua Mangeot
  • Joshua Mangeot

  • Counsel
  • British Virgin Islands
Mirza Manraj
Mirza Manraj
  • Mirza Manraj

  • Counsel
  • Hong Kong
Elina Mantrali
Mirza Manraj
  • Elina Mantrali

  • Associate
  • Cyprus
Vanessa Molloy
Vanessa Molloy
  • Vanessa Molloy

  • Partner
  • Luxembourg
Andrea Moundi Savvides
Andrea Moundi Savvides
  • Andrea Moundi Savvides

  • Consultant
  • Cyprus
Marina Stavrou
Marina Stavrou
  • Marina Stavrou

  • Associate
  • Cyprus
Matt Taber
Matt Taber
  • Matt Taber

  • Partner
  • Cayman Islands
Carolynn Vivian
Carolynn Vivian
  • Carolynn Vivian

  • Senior Associate
  • Cayman Islands

Europe is getting ready for changes – Brexit transition period is ending

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission issued an announcement on the European Commission’s Communication “Getting ready for changes” that sets out a sector-by-sector overview of the main areas where there will be changes (including financial services), regardless of the outcome of the ongoing EU-UK negotiations, and describes measures that national authorities, businesses and citizens should take in order to be ready for these changes.

Marina Stavrou, Petros Kiteos

Luxembourg update: CSSF Press Release of 31 January 2020 in the context of Brexit

On 31 January 2020, Luxembourg’s financial supervisory authority, the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (the CSSF) issued press release 20/03. The communication follows up on previous CSSF communications in the context of Brexit regarding the transitional regime under the laws of 8 April 2019 on Brexit and the mandatory notifications through the eDesk portals.

Chiara Deceglie

CySEC issues announcement on Brexit

On 31 January 2019, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission published an announcement to regulated entities and the general public following the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union.

Aki Corsoni-Husain, Petros Kiteos

Extradition post-Brexit: What we know

The growing uncertainty of the relationship between the United Kingdom and the European Union following Brexit expands to issues of judicial cooperation between EU Member States and the UK, something which the Court of Justice of the EU has recently been called on to address. The Council Framework decision 2002/584/JH introduced the European Arrest Warrant regime, setting out the extradition procedures between Member States, which has significantly shaped the domestic legal framework of the extradition process and obligations in the UK.

Aki Corsoni-Husain, Marina Stavrou