News & Insights (Real Estate Funds and Investments)

14-Aug-2014  |  Corporate, Real Estate, Real Estate & Infrastructure, Tax

Taylor Wessing advises Heron International on the sale of Heron Plaza

International law firm Taylor Wessing has advised its client Heron International on the sale of its prime development site, Heron ...

30-Jul-2014  |  Banking & Finance, Real Estate & Infrastructure

Taylor Wessing advises Royal Bank of Scotland on £350m credit facilities provided to Industrial Property Investment Fund

International law firm Taylor Wessing has advised a syndicate of lenders led by The Royal Bank of Scotland plc as agent and ...

25-Feb-2014  |  Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Real Estate

Landlords allowed to recover rent from administrators - But is it GAME over?

Pillar Denton Ltd and Others v Jervis and Others [2014] EWCA Civ 180 In a landmark decision, a group of the UK's largest ...

30-Oct-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services

RDR: 10 months on…and the inducement rules

Following a long consultation and implementation process, the RDR came into force on New Year's Eve 2012.  This article ...

10-Oct-2013  |  Financial Institutions & Services

Proposed new rules for fund manager remuneration

Earlier this year, the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) published guidelines on the remuneration policies ...

16-Aug-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services

FCA Review of the Client Assets Regime

Radical Proposals For the Speedy Return of Cash and Assets on Insolvency In Consultation Paper 13/5 ("Review of the client ...

07-Jun-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services

FCA bans the promotion of UCIS and close substitutes to 'ordinary' retail investors

FCA bans the promotion of unregulated collective investment schemes and close substitutes to 'ordinary' retail ...

19-Apr-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Competition, EU and Trade, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 8: What to expect from PRA supervision

Issue 8: What to expect from FCA supervision For the final issue of our step by step guides, we consider how firms will be ...

05-Apr-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Competition, EU and Trade, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 7: What to expect from PRA supervision

Issue 7: What to expect from PRA supervision In the penultimate issue of our step by step guides to the new regulatory landscape ...

27-Mar-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Competition, EU and Trade, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 6: Roadmap to PRA and FCA interaction

Issue 6: Roadmap to PRA and FCA interaction In this issue 6 of our step-by-step guides, we look at the roles and ...

20-Mar-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Competition, EU and Trade, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 5: The threshold: business plans and parent undertakings

Issue 5: The threshold: business plans and parent undertakings This week, we consider the implications of two significant ...

06-Mar-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Competition, EU and Trade, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 4: The new competition objective

Issue 4: The new competition objective In issue 4 of our step-by-step guides, we consider the new role of the FCA as a ...

27-Feb-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 3: Enhanced Enforcement Powers

Issue 3: Enhanced Enforcement Powers The third issue of our step-by-step guides looks at the new and improved enforcement powers ...

19-Feb-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 2: Product and promotion intervention

Issue 2: Product and promotion intervention In the second issue of our 8 step-by-step guides to the new regulatory landscape, we ...

11-Feb-2013  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services

UK Regulatory Update - Issue 1: Step by step to a new regulatory landscape

Issue 1: Step by step to a new regulatory landscape In just under two months time on 1 April 2013 we will all say farewell to ...

26-Jun-2012  |  Real Estate

RED Alert - Summer 2012

Welcome to Taylor Wessing's Summer 2012 update from the Real Estate Disputes Group, summarising the latest legal ...

04-Apr-2012  |  Real Estate

RED Alert - Spring 2012

Welcome to Taylor Wessing's Spring 2012 update from the Real Estate Disputes Group, summarising the latest legal ...

12-Oct-2010  |  Banking & Finance, Financial Institutions & Services, Real Estate, Real Estate & Infrastructure

Will European regulation on OTC derivatives bring about an era of fixed rate loans?

Interest rate hedging has been an element of many real estate finance transactions in recent years. This is often achieved by the ...