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23 Feb 2018

On 21 February 2018, the largest opposition party in Ireland published a bill entitled the Consumer Protection (Regulation of Credit Servicing Firms) (Amendment) Bill 2018 (the "Bill") .

The Bill follows increasing domestic political debate on the sale and ownership of Irish consumer and SME loans and mortgages (and related Irish consumer protection concerns).

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21 Feb 2018

The BVI International Tax Authority has confirmed that the British Virgin Islands Financial Account Reporting System has now been reopened following closures due to hurricanes Irma and Maria and is accepting both Common Reporting Standard and US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act filings. The portal can be accessed from the BVIFARS government website.

The ITA also recently published an updated list of CRS Reportable Jurisdictions for the 2017 reporting year.

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21 Feb 2018

In the February edition of IFLR's International Briefings Finance Partner, John Breslin discusses individual responsibility and increased regulatory scrutiny of directors and senior managers where their employer breaches regulation.

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20 Feb 2018

The CLOser is the Maples group's industry newsletter for the global CLO market. The Maples Global CLO Team provides Cayman Islands and Irish legal advice and CLO issuer / co-issuer and fiduciary services in the Cayman Islands, Delaware, Dublin, London and the Netherlands.

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15 Feb 2018

The Cayman Islands Department for International Tax Cooperation has issued an advisory dated 1 February 2018 (the "Advisory") announcing that it has published updated lists of the CRS Participating Jurisdictions and CRS Reportable Jurisdictions. We note from the Advisory that the CRS Guidance Notes will be updated later this month to reflect the latest lists and certain other changes regarding CRS.

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