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In a nutshell 2/2017

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation – What Swiss companies need to know

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In a nutshell 1/2017

Building Information Modeling: a number of considerations from the point of view of contract law

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In a nutshell 9/2016 

New provisions in the Swiss Civil Code (Family law) taking effect on 1 January 2017

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In a nutshell 7/2016 

Directives from the Supervisory Authority for Occupational Pensions on the requirements for investment foundations

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In a nutshell 6/2016 

Wealth tax for Zurich startup companies: genuine relief or just an illusion?

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In a nutshell 5/2016 

Electronic signatures in practice: overview and outlook

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In a nutshell 4/2016 

Fintech in Switzerland: FINMA relaxes requirements for asset management agreements in the FINMA circular 2009/01

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In a nutshell 3/2016 

Law tightened up in the combat against private corruption

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Short & Simple 2/2016

Qualified tax offences as new predicate offences to Money laundering

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Short & Simple 1/2016

The Financial Market Infrastructure and Market Conduct in Securities and Derivatives Trading Act (FMIA; Financial Market Infrastructure Act)

  • Changes in the approval and organisation of financial market infrastructures
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  • Regulation on Derivatives Trading
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  • Changes in disclosure of shareholdings, public takeover offers, insider trading, market manipulation and administrative assistance
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short & simple 1/2015
New SFAMA Code of Conduct
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short & simple 7/2014
Guidelines on informing investors about structured products
from September 2014
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short & simple 4/2014
New SFAMA Guidelines on the Distribution of Collective Investment Schemes from 22 May 2014
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short & simple 3/2014
Guidelines on Duties regarding the charging and use of Fees and Costs (Transparency Guidelines; TGL) from 22 May 2014
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short & simple 4/2013
Revision of the Collective Investment Schemes Act (CISA)
– minutes requirements under Art. 24 para. 3 CISA in application of the guidelines of the Swiss Bankers Association (SBA)
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short & simple November 2013
Final „Minder“ Ordinance – Summary of Changes
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short & simple 3/2013
Revision of the Collective Investment Schemes Act (CISA)
– The legal Framework of Dirstribution after the issue of the Circular 2013/9 “Distribution under the Collective Investment Schemes legislation” (RS 2013/9)
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short & simple 2/2013
EU/Switzerland:
Exchange of information and documents between competition authorities
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kurz & bündig 1/2013
Minder initiative – need for action?
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short & simple 7/2012
Revision of the Collective Investment Schemes Act
- Amendments to Distribution
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short & simple 6/2012
Revision of the Collective Investment Schemes Act
- Amendments to Management
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short & simple 5/2012
Revision of the Collective Investment Schemes Act
- Amendments to Custody
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