‘Encouragement of Long-Term Shareholder Engagement Law’ now in effect in Cyprus.

The ‘Encouragement of long-term shareholder engagement law’ (‘the Law’), which transposes Directive (EU) 2017/828 of the European Parliament and the Council of 17 May 2017 (‘the Shareholders’ Directive), was published in the Official Gazette of the Republic 12 May 2021. It takes effect from that date. Background The Shareholder’s Directive was the response of the […]

CySEC Issues Q&A on Brexit Related Matters

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (“CySEC”) announced today the launching of a dedicated section on its website to serve as a Brexit Information Hub. Practically evidencing its commitment to always finding new ways to improve the financial markets, CySEC has prepared a comprehensive set of guidance on Brexit in the form of Questions & […]