By changing its administrative practice, the BaFin allows loan origination and loan restructuring by investment funds in Germany.
On 12 May, the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) published changes to...more
Schuldschein loans, which offer straightforward documentation and easy transferability, are an interesting alternative financing instrument for borrowers and investors.
Traditional German debt instruments called...more
New clearing, risk mitigation, and reporting obligations imposed on certain derivative contracts.
On 15 March, the first six implementing measures of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) entered into...more
Act regulates high-frequency trading firms and certain trading activities to address concerns about their potential impact on market stability.
On 28 February, the German Parliament (Bundestag) approved the "Act for...more