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Licensing of Fintech companies and Finance Institutions in single European market
06.09.17 | Fintech companies, banks, payment service providers, electronic money institutions, insurance companies, investment funds and investment managers, securities and forex brokers, crowdfunding and pee...
More power to copyright owners in a digital world
08.08.17 | In June 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) delivered a long awaited judgment which is being widely celebrated by copyright owners throughout Europe. The Pirate Bay (TPB) is a w...
Greater access to Chinese market
08.08.17 | If you are a foreign investor in China, we have got good news for you. And if you are not, it is time to think about expanding. The new negative list allows foreign businesses greater access to Chi...
Quo vadis, Switzerland?
08.08.17 | Where are you heading, Switzerland, with your tax reform? The Swiss are being asked this question today, because in recent years Switzerland has come under intense pressure from OECD nations, the G...
Logistics enterprise turns to Ecovis for support
08.08.17 | Background During the 2017 financial year ECOVIS Clark Jacobs took on a client previously with a major global consulting firm. This client has operations in Australia, China, Hong Kong, New Zealand...
European banking heaven – Lithuania boosts efforts to improve licensing regulations for international finance institutions
24.07.17 | Lithuanian authorities making further steps to turn Lithuania into one of the most attractive jurisdictions for banks and finance institutions in the European Union and European Economic Area (EU/E...
The impact of the ‘gig economy’ on labour laws
26.06.17 | The expansion of the ‘gig economy’ is riddled with legal and fiscal pitfalls for those workers deemed self-employed. Is it time that the legal framework governing this business model brings parity ...
Fiscal minefield
26.06.17 | Investment in Passive Foreign Investment Companies (“PFICs”) Creates Potential Tax Pitfalls for U.S. Investment Funds. The post Fiscal minefield appeared first on Ecovis Global.
A word of advice
26.06.17 | The UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs announced early last year that the UAE will implement value added tax (VAT) at the rate of 5% on 1 January 2018. The post A word of advice appeared ...
Spains signs up for e-vehicles
26.06.17 | With an injection of 16.6 million euros in 2017, the Plan Movea will continue to finance the purchase of these more environmentally-friendly vehicles. The post Spains signs up for e-vehicles appear...